A Smithton man has been arrested on suspicion of having sexual relations with a teenager.
According to a Pettis County Sheriff’s Office news release, Carter W. Boehm, 21, was arrested Wednesday following an investigation into allegations he had consensual sexual intercourse with a 16-year-old white female.
Boehm is at the Pettis County Jail pending the filing of charges for second degree statutory rape and second degree statutory sodomy. Formal charges were not available at press time.
According to a Pettis County Sheriff’s Office incident report from earlier this week, a statutory rape and statutory sodomy was reported in an unknown location in Pettis County at 8:12 p.m. Saturday.