Scott City man charged with 13 counts statutory sodomy

BENTON, MO (KFVS) - According to Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter, a Scott City man is in custody on numerous sexual charges.

Dillion Dougan, 19, of Scott City has been charged with 13 counts of statutory sodomy in the 1st degree and deviate sexual intercourse with a person less than 14-years-old.

Walter says he was notified of this crime on the evening of April 4, 2011.

Deputy Randy Sloan and Sgt. Branden Caid responded to the call where Dougan was quickly identified as a suspect, according to Walter.

Police say Dougan was taken into custody and later confessed his involvement in the crimes.

Walter says additional charges are pending.

Dougan was in custody with a bond set at $150,000 cash only.

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