Court Case Update

Case# 16SR-CR00597-01

Class C felony rape-second degree
Class C felonious restraint
03/06/17-Jury trial scheduled for 09/14/17
Court enters Plea, Finding of Guilt, Sentence and Judgment. Counts I and II: Defendant sentenced to 5 years in MO Dept of Corrections on each count. Sentences to be served concurrent with each other. 

Pettyjohn, Robert W
Age: 39  
City: Appleton City  
Incident Date: 2016-09-13  
Arrest Date: 2016-09-14  
Additional Information

The charges stem from an incident on Sept. 13 when Pettyjohn allegedly raped a female who he was in a domestic relationship with. The victim stated during the incident Pettyjohn placed his hands on the bed over her shoulders to prevent her from escaping.

St. Clair County Sheriff's Office