Tulsa police arrest horse rider for child neglect, public intoxication
|Updated: 1/21 4:01 pm
||Published: 1/21 4:00 pm
Tulsa police arrested a man they said was riding a horse while intoxicated and had a child on the horse with him.
Police arrested Dennis Byers on complaints of child neglect and public intoxication. Police said they were called to the 2200 block of east 56th Street North around 8 p.m. on Monday night.
According to the arrest report Byers had a three year old child with him on the horse, but could not say where the child’s family was, or the child’s last name. The child is now in DHS custody.
Police said Byers told them he’d had a drink at 4 and 5 p.m. Police also said Byers is on probation in Missouri for child endangerment.
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