Joshua Coates

BOONE COUNTY, Mo.– A Rocheport man is being held on one child sex charge.

Joshua Edward Coates, 35, is charged with first degree child molestation that dates back to June 20, 2016.

Bond has been set at $50,000 cash only. An initial arraignment is scheduled for this afternoon.

He is currently being held at the Boone County Adult Detention Facility.