Nicholas R. Grado, 19, is facing four counts of first-degree child molestation, according to Jackson County prosecutors. Grado told the children to touch him in inappropriate places.

An Independence man is accused of molesting three children earlier this year.


 Nicholas R. Grado, 19, is facing four counts of first-degree child molestation, according to Jackson County prosecutors. Grado told the children to touch him in inappropriate places.


His bond was set at $500,000.