Callaway man facing child sexual abuse charges

A Callaway man is facing child sexual abuse charges. Patrick William Trench, 64, is accused of molesting a girl multiple times starting in 2018 and as recently as February 7. The girl told investigators with the Bay County Sheriff’s Office that after the most recent attack she considered suicide, according to an arrest affidavit. The victim told her mother about the alleged abuse on Sunday and later that day Trench was taken into custody.