A convicted Maries County sex offender has been arrested for another alleged sex crime. 44 year old Joseph Sproles of Vienna has been charged with first degree attempted sodomy while displaying a deadly weapon and armed criminal action. According to police, Sproles lured a woman to a county road with the promise of lending her money, at which time he attacked her. The attack was interrupted when a second vehicle came down the road. Sproles, who is currently on probation for first degree child molestation, is being held in the Maries County jail without bond.