CHARITON cOUNTY, Mo. – A Carrollton teen, charged with statutory sodomy in Carroll County, will appear today for a felony assault charge in Chariton County.

Corbin Gilmer, 17, was being held at the Chariton County Jail on the Carroll County charge when he allegedly assaulted a deputy on July 23, 2018. Court documents say Gilmer struck the deputy several times in an attempt to escape custody. The deputy was able to deploy pepper spray and subdue Gilmer.

An arraignment for felony assault in the third degree on a special victim will take place at 9:00 a.m. this morning.