Alexis Man To Stand Trial This Week In Mercer County Sex Abuse Case

A two-day bench trial for an Alexis man charged in a Mercer County sex abuse case set to begin this afternoon. 55 year old Moses Anderson is facing Class 1 and Class 2 felonies in connection with alleged incidents involving a ten year old girl in June of 2015. He originally entered an “Alford plea” to a lesser Class A misdemeanor charge in March of 2016, but was allowed to withdraw that plea three months later.  Anderson remains free on $50,000 bond.