PETTIS COUNTY, MO – A Sedalia man is to receive a preliminary hearing Tuesday afternoon in a Pettis County abuse case.

The defendant, Travis Lee Edgar was arrested for an alleged attack at a residence, January 19, in which cuts and bruises were inflicted upon the victim. Edgar is accused of three counts each of abuse or neglect of a child, and armed criminal action.

The hearing is scheduled for 1:30 p.m.