Maryville Teen Sentenced To Prison For Statutory Rape Of 12 Year Old Girl

18 year old Isaiah Ferguson of Maryville, was sentenced to 5 years in prison after he was found guilty of statutory rape in the 1st degree.  At the time of the offense, the child was 12 years old.  Nodaway County Prosecutor Robert Rice recommended the court impose 15 years in prison; after argument, the court imposed and executed the 5 year prison sentence.