Sport Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield to pay $460 to close public intoxication case

20:50  19 june  2017
20:50  19 june  2017 Source:   Sporting News

Four inmates escape from Lincoln County, Oklahoma jail

  Four inmates escape from Lincoln County, Oklahoma jail Authorities confirmed Monday morning that four inmates have escaped from the Lincoln County jail. According to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, sometime between 1 a.m. and 4 a.m. Monday, four inmates, 23-year-old Brian Allen Moody, 41-year-old Sonny Baker, 27-year-old Trey Goodnight and 31-year-old Jeremy Tyson Irvin escaped from the jail through the ventilation system.

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has accepted a plea deal, agreeing to pay a fine and court costs in his case in Fayetteville, Ark., and, in return, he won't be prosecuted for resisting arrest, the Norman Transcript reported Monday. Mayfield was fined 0 on each of three charges — public

Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Baker Mayfield is in an Arkansas jail after Fayetteville police accused him of public intoxication , disorderly conduct, fleeing, and resisting arrest. The Oklahoma athletic department did not immediately respond to a request for comment

Baker Mayfield© (Getty Images) Baker Mayfield Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has accepted a plea deal, agreeing to pay a fine and court costs in his case in Fayetteville, Ark., and, in return, he won't be prosecuted for resisting arrest, the Norman Transcript reported Monday.

Mayfield was fined $100 on each of three charges — public intoxication, disorderly conduct and fleeing — as well as $160 in court costs, bringing his total owed to $460 stemming from his arrest Feb. 25 in Fayetteville.

Mayfield had entered not-guilty pleas on all four charges in April.

His case was settled in district court June 14, but details were not available until Monday, according to The Transcript, which added that Fayetteville prosecutor Brian Thomas said the fines were typical for misdemeanors like the ones with which Mayfield was charged.

Authorities arrest three of four Lincoln County, Oklahoma jail escapees

  Authorities arrest three of four Lincoln County, Oklahoma jail escapees Three of the four inmates who escaped the Lincoln County Jail are now in custody. According to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, sometime between 1 a.m. and 4 a.m. Monday, four inmates, 23-year-old Brian Allen Moody, 41-year-old Sonny Baker, 27-year-old Trey Goodnight and 31-year-old Jeremy Tyson Irvin escaped from the jail through the ventilation system.

Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield arrested in Arkansas. The Oklahoma quarterback was booked at 8:21 a.m. local time on the misdemeanor charges. He faces an April 7 court date for the public intoxication charge, according to the sheriff's office.

Close . Oklahoma has announced its punishment for Baker Mayfield as a result of his offseason arrest. The Sooners’ senior quarterback was arrested on four charges in Arkansas in February, including public intoxication , disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.

Oklahoma's athletic department announced last week that, as punishment for the arrest, Mayfield would be required to participate in a university alcohol education program and perform 35 hours of community service, including work with law enforcement, before the fall semester begins.

In the university news release announcing the sanctions, Mayfield reiterated his remorse for his actions "and the embarrassment they cause for my university and team," and new Sooners coach Lincoln Riley said Mayfield "learned from his mistake and will continue to grow from it."

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