Oklahoma state Senator Bryce Marlatt (R-Woodward) has resigned, effective immediately.
Marlatt was accused of forcefully grabbing his Uber driver and kissing her neck while she was driving him to an Oklahoma City bar on June 26.
The 40-year-old from Woodward was booked into the Oklahoma jail Tuesday morning on one felony count of sexual battery and released on a $5,000 bond. If convicted, he faces up to 10 years in prison.
Marlatt is the seventh lawmaker to resign or announce his resignation since November. The other six include: