Jacob Dolson, 17, who was charged with molesting children at his mother's in-home day care, could receive a sentence of 10 years to life in prison.
A Wentzville teenager pleaded guilty Tuesday to sodomizing children who were being cared for at his mother’s in-home daycare. Jacob Dolson, 17, of the 600 block of Northview Court in Wentzville, pleaded guilty to seven counts of first-degree statutory sodomy, two counts of first-degree child molestation, and one count each of statutory rape and sexual misconduct. Dolson originally was charged with molesting an 8-year-old girl, and during an investigation into the incident, prosecutors found additional incidents, said St. Charles County Prosecuting Attorney Tim Lohmar. Dolson is scheduled for sentencing July 11. Sentencing possibilities for the sodomy and rape charges range from 10 years to life in prison. “We don’t get to recommend a …
“I thought he had a gun,” Ron Rico Patton told his co-defendant when asked why he shot the victim. Patton pleaded guilty to the murder and was sentenced last week.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Joe Scott
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
A recorded jailhouse conversation was part of the evidence that would have been used against a man who pleaded guilty to second-degree murder last week. Ron Rico Patton, 19, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder, first-degree robbery and armed criminal action last week. Patton pleaded guilty to the charges in a deal with St. Charles County prosecutors, who recommended a 24-year sentence in return. Patton would be eligible for parole in 20 years. Police had recorded part of a three-way conversation between Patton, his co-defendant Harvion L. Cameron, of St. Louis, and Cameron’s girlfriend, who was talking to Patton on a cell phone. Cameron was in custody in St. Louis County jail at the time. Harvey asked why Patton, also known as “Tweety…