Warrant remains issued for subject accused of assaulting hospital workers

February 8, 2024 | Courts

NEWKIRK — A warrant is issued for Brian Keith Bentley, 59, Ponca City, by the Kay County District Court.

Bentley was charged on March 30, 2023 with a felony count of assault and or battery on a medical care provider.

Ponca City police report that on Jan. 23, 2023, officers responded to Alliance Medical Center, now Integris Medical Center, for a report of a subject who allegedly assaulted two registered nurses working in the Medical Surgical Unit.

The subject identified as Bentley, reported punched and kicked one of the workers in the right side and pushed a female worker. Bond is endorsed at $2,500 bond.