Former U.S. attorney charged with sodomy
By: Heartland News
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - A Missouri prosecutor is behind bars after being accused of molesting teenage boys.
Eric Tolen, 46, is a former assistant U.S. Attorney.
He is being held in the St. Louis County Jail.
Tolen is charged with 18 counts of statutory sodomy.
Prosecutors say Tolen lured two teenage boys to his suburban St. Louis home over the course of three years.
Tolen served on the board of directors of a non-profit summer camp for boys and girls in Lesterville called Sherwood Forest, but left in 2002.