Teen jailed for sodomizing child

16-year old accused of sodomy on 8-month old girl; faces life without parole if convicted

A 16-year old East Brewton resident has been charged as an adult and faces a possible prison sentence of life without the possibility of parole after being arrested for sodomizing an 8-month old girl.

Allen Jack Cofield, 16, with an address listed as 729 Williamson St., East Brewton, was arrested and charged with sodomy I.

Cofield, shackled and dressed in a white and red jumpsuit, appeared before Escambia County District Judge Eric Coale Tuesday afternoon and was given a bond of $500,000 as requested by the district attorney's office.

East Brewton Police Chief Kenny Brazille said his departmen...