Smithfield man charged with molesting young girl expected to waive preliminary hearing

Courtesy of the Cache County Jail

LOGAN — A 48-year-old Smithfield man is expected to waive his preliminary hearing after being arrested in January and charged with molesting a young girl.

Tyler R. Miles appeared in 1st District Court Monday afternoon. He has been charged with two counts of aggravated sex abuse of a child, a second-degree felony. His defense attorney asked the court for the waiver hearing to be scheduled, where the suspect will likely accept the charges filed against him.

Prosecutors allege Miles sexually assaulted a nine-year-old girl, touching her inappropriately around January 2018. The victim was allegedly an acquaintance of the suspect.

Miles is currently out of jail after posting $75,000 bail. He is scheduled to appear again in court May 1.

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  • Sandi freeman July 4, 2018 at 2:51 pm Reply

    He has been able to continue his vourt dates many times. His preliminary hearing is now finally set for Sept 11. I pray for justice in this case!!

  • Steve July 6, 2018 at 8:09 am Reply

    This **** dude will get probation.. that’s what the prosecutors and judges in Logan do. If he smoked a little weed he would go to prison, but for rape, probation! Logan is a sex offenders Paradise! Tony Baird is their leader!!!

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