Webbers Falls Police Chief, Matthew Crittenden, was arrested Wednesday evening by the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI).
Crittenden, 36, of Vian is facing a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, according to OSBI Public Information Officer Brooke Arbeitman.
Crittenden allegedly assaulted another police officer during an altercation late Tuesday evening at approximately 11 p.m. The OSBI was called in to investigate the incident.
"He's only facing one count at this time but he will likely face additional charges," Arbeitman said.
Crittenden was taken to the Muskogee County Detention Center.
KXMX News Staff
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