Deputy Accused of Sodomizing Teen Resigns
LEE'S SUMMIT (AP) - A Jackson County sheriff's deputy has resigned after being accused of sodomizing a 15-year-old girl in a park. Authorities are still investigating the incident and haven't charged the suspect, who isn't being identified until charges are filed. The girl told investigators that the deputy approached her and her friends in a park early Tuesday morning. She said the deputy told her friends to leave and then sodomized her before taking her back to her aunt's home. The suspect is described as being 34-years-old and was a deputy for about two years.