LINN COUNTY, Mo.—A Macon man steps into court for a motion hearing Monday in Linn County.

Rodger L. Gannan faces charges for statutory rape and patronizing prostitution. In August 2018 Brookfield police arrested Gannan after discovering that over a six year period he routinely gave cigarettes and money to a juvenile to coerce the juvenile into engaging in sexual acts with him. Gannan’s hearing begins at 1:00 p.m.