• Former OU, NFL player indicted in major crime bust

    By: Nathan Thompson


    TULSA, Okla. - Former University of Oklahoma, Booker T. Washington High School and NFL football player De’Mond Parker is one of 51 defendants named in the largest indictment in Tulsa history unsealed Tuesday afternoon.

    The indictment of 238 cases accuses people of organized crime in Tulsa. A number of crimes mentioned include murder, intimidation and drug offenses. 
    Parker is mentioned 47 times in the 217-page indictment. He was mentioned in relation to crack cocaine and marijuana.

    Parker played for the Sooners from 1996 through 1998 after a standout high school career in Tulsa.

    Parker still ranks seventh on OU’s all-time career rushing list. He went on to play 19 games in the NFL over two seasons with the Green Bay Packers.

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