Pre-Trial Rescheduled for Aggravated Sexual Assault

A pre-trial hearing has been rescheduled for a man charged with aggravated sexual assault.

Officials say Alexander Wayne Chowning assaulted a 12-year-old boy who was under his care in 2009.

The victim says Chowning forced him to perform sexual acts on Chowning on two separate occasions.

The new pre-trial hearing date is November 18, 2011.