UPDATE: Woman arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting juvenile

2 years 3 months 1 week ago Thursday, July 13 2017 Jul 13, 2017 Thursday, July 13, 2017 9:23:00 AM CDT July 13, 2017 in News
By: Steve Lambson, News Content Manager and Greta Serrin, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

HALLSVILLE - A Hallsville woman was sentenced to four years in prison for statutory sodomy with a teenager.

Amanda Jones, 26, turned herself in on June 13, 2017 after she was charged with sex crimes involving a juvenile male.

Jones pleaded guilty on June 18, 2018 according to online court records from the Boone County Sheriff Department.

Jones has been charged with statutory rape and statutory sodomy involving a person younger than 14 years of age. The incident happened at Jones' home in Hallsville in April 2017.

(Editors Note: This story has been updated to reflect the newest information from the court case.)

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