(Etowah County, Alabama) A Boaz teenager has been arrested in connection to a sexual abuse, according to Sheriff Todd Entrekin.
“Will Pruitt, 16, of Boaz, has been arrested and charged as an adult on one count of sodomy, which is a felony,” states Investigator Bobby Bryant.
Pruitt allegedly sodomized an 8 year-old girl, in June, at a residence in the Boaz area. Additional charges are possible.
He is currently being held in the Etowah County Detention Center on $20,000 bond.
Special thanks to the James M. Barrie Center for Children for their assistance during the investigation.
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