Charges dropped against northeast Missouri man

Charles Knight

Charges have been dropped against Charles Knight.


A northeast Missouri man facing three felony charges, including two sex related felonies, has entered not guilty pleas in Adair County Circuit Court.

Charles Knight, 30, of Queen City is charged with felony counts of enticement of a child, sexual misconduct and possession of a controlled substance.

Following his not guilty plea, Knight was released on his own recognizance, over the objection of Adair County Prosecutor Matt Wilson. Knight is on house arrest and must wear an electronic monitoring device.

Knight is accused of having sexual contact with a victim under the age of 15. His next court date is set for November 8.