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Man Arrested After Alleged Attack in Shelbina

  An Adair County man was taken into custody following an alleged sexual assault last week.

  According to Shelbina interim City Marshal Jeff Brown, a citizen contacted a Shelbina police officer shortly after midnight on the morning of Friday, Nov. 6.

  The individual reported she had been the victim of a sexual assault at her residence within the City of Shelbina.

  An SPD investigation resulted in the arrest of Cody Pruett of Adair County. Pruett was arrested for first degree rape or attempted rape and first degree sodomy or attempted sodomy.

  Pruett was being held in the Randolph County Jail pending filing of formal charges.