Man wanted on statutory sodomy charge involving child taken into custody

53-year-old Gary R. Griffith

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Independence police have taken a man into custody who is wanted on a statutory sodomy charge involving someone under the age of 12.

Police were asking for the public’s help Wednesday in locating 53-year-old Gary R. Griffith who they said could be in Independence or Odessa, Missouri.

This is a developing story. FOX4 will continue to update as new details become available.

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