WSU official arrested in molestation case

PULLMAN, Wash. — A Washington State University employee has been arrested in connection with a report of child molestation.

Pullman police arrested Jud Preece on Sunday. He is WSU’s senior associate director of membership services for the school’s alumni association.

The Spokesman-Review reported that Preece was booked into the Whitman County Jail on suspicion of molesting a 13-year-old girl.

Pullman police spokesman Chris Tennant says officers first learned of the case on Saturday from a relative of the victim.

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