Accused child molester expected to enter plea agreement with state

COLFAX, WA - The Washington State University administrator that's accused of molesting two young girls is expected to enter a plea agreement with the State later this month.

Judson Preece, 50, was arrested in August after a 13-year-old girl reported he touched her inappropriately. Another charge was filed in October when investigators identified a second victim that was younger than 12-years-old at the time of the incident.

Preece's jury trial was scheduled to begin on January 13th,but Whitman County Chief Deputy Prosecutor Bill Druffel said the State plans to enter a plea agreement with him on the 24th.

Preece worked for the WSU Alumni Association as the Senior Associate Director of Membership Services.