CLINTON COUNTY, Mo. – A Trenton man waived his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday and was bound over to Circuit Court in Clinton County.

Clyde Loyal Gifford, Jr.,48, is charged with statutory sodomy or attempted sodomy with a person less than 14 years of age. The probable cause statement in the case says that Gifford admitted to having a relationship with a minor at the residence he stayed at when he worked at the prison in Cameron.

A date for his arraignment in circuit court has not been released.