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Tulsa World: Former OSU receiver Sheperd charged with sexual battery in Florida

Brandon Sheperd

Brandon Sheperd was charged with sexual assault from an incident that occurred over Spring Break in Florida.

Former Oklahoma State wide receiver Brandon Sheperd has been arrested and charged with sexual battery in connection with an alleged assault on a sleeping woman in Panama City Beach, Florida, in March.

Sheperd, 23, appeared in court on Monday and was held in lieu of $15,000 bond, which he posted on Tuesday.

He is charged with sexual battery in connection with allegations at the Grand Panama Beach Resort in the early morning hours of March 20.

According to the affidavit from the Panama City Beach Police Department, which was obtained by the Tulsa World through an open records request, police were dispatched to the resort about 3:30 a.m. that day to speak with a woman who reported being raped while she slept.