Suspended sentence issued in sexual battery case

April 27, 2021 | Courts

NEWKIRK — Joey Lucero, 63, Ponca City, entered a no contest plea in Kay County District Court to a felony charge of sexual battery.

The charge was filed on Nov. 24, 2020, after Ponca City police investigated a claim that Lucero inappropriately touched an employee of Sam’s Southern Eatery.

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Lucero was sentenced by Judge David Bandy to seven years in the prison with all but 45 days in the county jail suspended. He was also ordered to comply with the sex offender registration act.

Joey Lucero