The dates and times for a pretrial conference and for the jury trial have been set for Randy Johnson, the former Dallas Center pastor accused of three counts of Indecent Contact with a Child (aggravated misdemeanor), two counts of indecent exposure (serious misdemeanor), four counts of Sex Abuse 3rd (C Felony), one count of Lascivious Acts with a Child (C Felony), two counts of Assault with Intent to Commit Sex Abuse (Aggravated Misdemeanor), one count of Child Endangerment (Aggravated Misdemeanor).
His pretrial conference will be on March 31 at 9 a.m. and the trial will begin on April 24 at 9:30 a.m.
According to court documents obtained online, Johnson was scheduled to appear in court on Feb. 17 for arraignment, but a written arraignment and plea of not guilty was submitted on Feb. 15.
According to the court documents, an order approving withdrawal of counsel was filed on Feb. 9 with comments stating “attorney Jacob Mason is allowed to withdraw.”
Johnson, who was the pastor at Dallas Center Church of the Brethren, was arrested by the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department on Jan. 25 for the 13 counts of six crimes.
He posted a $10,000 bond on Jan. 27.