6/6/2017 - Guthrie, OK -- (as published at GuthrieNewsPage.com) - Guthrie Police Lt. Mark Bruning received a six digit settlement offer for back pay following a city council executive session on Tuesday night.
Bruning, who was wrongfully terminated from the police force in October 2013, will receive up to $158,000 in back pay, according to the City’s offer. However, that offer has not been signed by Bruning.
Following an executive session at the regular scheduled council meeting, Vice Mayor Ed Wood made a motion for the Mayor (Steve Gentling) to execute a settlement agreement to resolve back payment claim with the limitation that the gross amount of the settlement payment not to exceed $158,000, plus city payroll expenses and to seek a district court judgement.
Mark Bruning was successfully represented by Adams and Associates.