Pike County sex offender back in court

A registered Pike County sex offender is back in court, facing new charges.

A registered Pike County sex offender who faces new charges will be arraigned Thursday.

Patrick Joseph Nohren, 27, of Annada is accused of two felony counts of both attempted statutory rape and attempted enticement of a child.

Authorities say Nohren admitted that that he tried to lure two girls into his car in Louisiana, Missouri.

The girls notified police and were not hurt.

Nohren was previously convicted in 2005 for child molestation.