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      Charges Reduced for Former Savanna Police Officer

      Associated Press

      SAVANNA, Okla. (AP) - An Oklahoma district attorney says his office made a mistake when it charged a former assistant police chief in Savanna with three felonies.

      Twenty-seven-year-old Bo Michael Munholland was charged with three felony counts of furnishing alcohol to a minor last month. They have been reduced to misdemeanor charges.

      District attorney Farley Ward tells the McAlester News-Capital that someone in his office made a mistake by clicking the wrong button on the computer.

      Munholland resigned in August after being accused of providing beer to two 20-year-olds and an 18-year-old in McAlester.

      A message left with Munholland's attorney wasn't immediately returned Wednesday.

      Information from: McAlester News-Capital, http://www.mcalesternews.com

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