Mid-Missouri man charged with statutory sodomy

Investigators think sexual assault happened Sunday east of Columbia

POSTED: 07:03 PM CDT Apr 09, 2013    UPDATED: 11:41 PM CDT Apr 08, 2013 
COLUMBIA, Mo. -

A Mid-Missouri man appeared in court Monday on charges of statutory sodomy.

Allan Petty was arrested Sunday east of Columbia.

Boone County detectives say the sexual assault happened near his home on Hogan Drive by the Lake of the Woods, and the girl was younger than 14.

Petty's bond was set at $40,000.