Delta teen charged with child molestation

Davey Russell Mayfield (Source: Cape Girardeau Co. Sheriff's Office)
Davey Russell Mayfield (Source: Cape Girardeau Co. Sheriff's Office)

CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A Delta teen faces a felony charge after police say he had sex with a child less than 14 years old.

Davey Russell Mayfield, 18, is charged with child molestation in the first degree.

Another person named as a co-conspirator was taken into custody and referred to the Cape Girardeau County Juvenile system to be charged with endangering the welfare of a child and child molestation, according to the Cape Girardeau County Sheriff's Office.

Mayfield was taken to the Cape Girardeau County Justice Center in lieu of a $25,000 cash only bond.

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