Woman pleads not guilty to rape, sodomy of teen boy

Melissa Eaton
Melissa Eaton

LILBOURN, MO (KFVS) - A Lilbourn woman pleaded not guilty to more than a dozen charges for statutory rape and sodomy in New Madrid County.

Police say Melissa Eaton carried on a sexual relationship with a teenage boy.

Court records say juvenile authorities alerted investigators to the situation that lasted for almost two years.

According to records, investigators believe they engaged in a sexual act twice a week.

Eaton remained in the New Madrid County Jail Tuesday.

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