Stillwater News Press

December 13, 2012

Oklahoma State University student accused of sex crimes arrested

By Russell Hixson
Stillwater NewsPress

STILLWATER, Okla. — An Oklahoma State University student who was charged with three counts of sexual battery has been arrested and is being held in the Payne County Jail, court records show.

Nathan Michael Cochran, 22, is being held on a $100,000 bail. According to records at the clerk's office, Cochran is scheduled to appear in court at 1:30 p.m. Thursday.

Cochran was charged as a result of a police investigation into a series of alleged sexual assaults on and off-campus in Stillwater and in Tahlequah.

The investigation continues.ongoing. The  charges involve two victims who accused Cochran of sexually assaulting them while they were sleeping.