2018 In The News

MARYVILLE, Mo. — A Maryville man was sentenced this week to five years in prison for the statutory rape of a 12-year-old girl.

Online court records show that Isaiah Ferguson, 18, was sentenced Monday on one count of statutory rape or attempted statutory rape in the first degree in connection with an incident that took place in October of last year. Ferguson pleaded guilty in April.

Robert Rice, Nodaway County Prosecuting Attorney, reportedly asked Judge Roger Prokes for a 15-year sentence for Ferguson.

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