UPDATE: Wheeling Man Accused of the Sexual Assault of a Minor Held on $1 Million Bond
A Wheeling man facing a first-degree felony charge of sexual assault of a minor was back in court on Wednesday.
Robert J. Morris is charged with sexual assault in the first degree and sexual abuse by a parent or guardian, to which he pleaded not guilty to on Wednesday morning. Morris is currently being held on $1 million bond at the Northern Regional Jail.
A pre-trial date is set for August 1 and the trial has been scheduled for August 19.