UPDATE: (10/23/19, 2:40 a.m.)A Carrollton man faces sentencing today in Clay County, after his hearing was continued Tuesday afternoon. A judge will hand down punishment to Louis L. Jefferson at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday morning. Jefferson pleaded guilty in late July to two felony counts of second degree statutory sodomy..

CLAY COUNTY, Mo.—A Carrollton man faces sentencing today in Clay County.

A judge hands down punishment to Louis L. Jefferson at 1:30 p.m. for two charges of second-degree statutory sodomy. Jefferson faces up to 20 yrs behind bars. Records show that on Sept. 24 his initial sentencing hearing began but granted continuance. Jefferson pleaded guilty in late July on both counts.