Court Case Update

Case# 15SR-CR00340-04

Count 1-Class C felony assault-second degree
Count II-Class C felony felonious restraint
Count III-On Feb. 23, 2016 ammended information was filed adding an unclassified felony charge of armed criminal action

Following a jury trial on March 15-16, Wombles was found guilty on all three felony counts. 

On April 25, 2016 Wombles was sentenced to serve seven years in the DOC on count #1, five years on count #2 and 12 years on count #3. The sentences from count one and two will be consecutive but concurrent with the sentence from count #3. Wombles was ordered to pay $28,000 in restitution.

The trial was a change of venue to Henry County.

Wombles, Clinton L
Age: 51  
City: Collins  
Incident Date: 2015-07-19  
Arrest Date: 2015-09-15  
Additional Information

The charges stem from an incident on July 19 when Wombles allegedly assaulted Dustin Silvers with an ax handle, stripped his clothing off and tied him to a porch rail.

St. Clair County Sheriff's Office