Taney County Prosecuting Attorney, Jeffrey M. Merrell, announced today that JEFFERY SCOTT TRUMBO, d.o.b. 2/23/1968, of Branson, Missouri, pleaded guilty on Thursday, January 13, 2011, to the class A felony of Recklessly Infecting Another with H.I.V. By a plea agreement entered between TRUMBO and the State, TRUMBO was sentenced by Taney County Circuit Court Judge Mark Orr at the time of his guilty plea to ten (10) years in the Missouri Department of Corrections. Probation was denied.

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