A Wichita attorney whose clients have included people charged with sex offenses faces a sex crime charge himself.
Sean E. Shores has been charged in Sedgwick County District Court with aggravated indecent liberties with a child and faces a preliminary hearing later this month.
A crime is alleged to have occurred on Dec. 5 against a 12-year-old girl, court records show.
Shores made his first appearance in Sedgwick County District Court on Thursday, with his preliminary hearing set for June 17. He was released on $20,000 bond.
Shores could not be reached for comment, and his attorney, Philip White, did not return calls requesting a statement.
On his practice's website, Shores lists offices in Kansas City and Wichita.
The site describes Shores as a criminal defense attorney handling cases involving felonies, misdemeanors, driving under the influence, sex offenses, drug-related charges and traffic tickets.