Quick Facts (Video Link Below of the full Report)
Wesley Harrison is charged with rape, sexual battery
He was a caregiver at Green Country Nursing Home
Harrison bonded out of jail shortly after his arrest
The Northern Oklahoma Violent Crimes Task Force picked up Wesley Harrison on Wednesday.
BAPD confirms that Harrison was a caregiver at Forest Hills, a care and rehab center near 81st and 129th East Avenue.
Police say they been investigating allegation against Harrison since early January.
Wednesday, prosecutors filed a rape by instrumentation charge and sexually batter charge against him.
Detectives say 2 patients were victimized by Harrison sometime in the last few weeks of December.
They continue to investigate for possibly even more victims.
Harrison bonded out of Jail less than 45 minutes after his arrest.
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