Tonkawa Tribe to elect new slate of leaders

Anthony Street, Tonkawa Tribe of Oklahoma Members of the Tonkawa Tribe of Oklahoma will vote for a new slate of leaders on Monday.

Tribal members drafted a petition to force the election after President Anthony Street was arrested. Police in Blackwell found 1.75 grams of methamphetamine, 1 gram of cocaine and an undisclosed amount of marijuana in his hotel room.

"We couldn't see a future with someone like that leading us," presidential candidate Sarah Nelsen told The Oklahoman.

In addition to president, tribal members will vote for vice president and secretary treasurer.

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