St. Francois County Jury Finds Bolton Guilty

(St. Francois County) A St. Francois County jury has found Paul Bolton guilty of endangering a correction employee.

According to a news release from the St. Francois County Prosecuting Attorney’s office, Bolton was found guilty Tuesday after a day long jury trial.

The jury took about an hour to convict Bolton of his crime.

Sentencing will be held at a later date by Judge Wendy Wexler Horn.

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Linda Freeman worked the case for the prosecution.