Bates County : Andrew Shores Trial Tuesday

Andrew Shores Trial Tuesday


Andrew Shores has waived his right to a jury in a trial that is set to begin Tuesday August 29th in Butler.

Circuit Judge Jim Journey will decide the fate of the Shores who has been charged with 1st Degree Statutory Rape of a child under the age of 14.

Shores who is being represented by public defender Casey Symonds, has been granted several continuances regarding this case due to several conflicts cited by the Public Defender’s District Office.  Prosecutor Hugh C. Jenkins says the State is ready to proceed and court is scheduled to convene at 9:00 a.m Tuesday.

Press Release Issued by:

Donna L. Morris
Victim Advocate County of Bates