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Missouri high school student charged with molesting two children

  • Published Saturday, May 3, 2014, at 11:12 p.m.
  • Updated Sunday, May 4, 2014, at 6:53 a.m.

The Clay County prosecutor’s office has charged a Smithville High School senior with first-degree child molestation in connection with incidents involving the children of a family friend.

Prosecutors have charged Jacob Arnold, 18. Arnold is accused of inappropriately touching two sons of a family friend.

Arnold appeared in court last week, entered a not-guilty plea and was released on bond. His next court appearance is scheduled for June 5.

| Lynn Horsley, lhorsley@kcstar.com

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