Main Jury Selected In Rape Trial For Former OKC Officer


Tuesday, November 3rd 2015, 12:59 pm
By: News 9


The main jury has been selected in the rape trial of a former Oklahoma City police officer.

Daniel Holtzclaw is accused of sexually assaulting woman in the metro while on-duty. He faces 36 counts of rape, sexual battery, and other charges which could send him to prison for life.

Tuesday morning, eight men and four women were selected for the main jury. They will decide if Holtzclaw is guilty or not guilty.

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Several Oklahoma City police officers who worked with Holtzclaw, his former girlfriend, and his father are expected to testify. Prosecutors said the trial could last a month. 

Holtzclaw has pleaded not guilty.