RANDOLPH COUNTY, Mo. – An accused child molestor has waived his preliminary hearing and was bound over to the Circuit Court of Randolph County.

Blake Varner, Moberly Police Department

On Monday, Blake Andrew Varner, 19, waived a hearing on two felony counts of statutory sodomy or attempted sodomy, deviate sexual intercourse with a victim less than 12 years of age and two counts of child molestation in the first degree.

An arraignment in Circuit Court is tentatively set for 1:30 p.m. on April 11.