LANCASTER – A Lancaster County funeral director waived a preliminary hearing Monday on all charges regarding abuse of corpses and falsified death certificates. District Judge Joshua Keller ordered 49-year-old Andrew Scheid face eight charges in Lancaster County Court – four felony counts of tampering with public records and four misdemeanor counts of abuse of a corpse. Scheid appeared in person at the preliminary hearing with a civil attorney and signed paperwork regarding the waiver. Scheid remains free on $250,000 unsecured bail.

ANDREW SCHEID