MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - Chessie Wood appeared in court for a preliminary hearing Wednesday, August 14.
Wood is charged with two counts of first degree sodomy and one count of sexual abuse of a child younger than 12.
Judge Jay York bound her case to a grand jury.
Wood is free on bail and has pleaded not guilty to all charges.
Before the judge made his decision, Wood's defense attorney Michael McDuffie told the court there was not enough evidence to move the case forward.
The detective, who interviewed the alleged victim, told the court the details of the allegations against Chessie Wood.
Assistant District Attorney, Nicki Patterson says the charges stem from a one time incident involving a child who was 8-10 at the time.
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