Man accused of sexual abuse heading to trial
PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) - UPDATE 11/28/2022
Byrd’s trial has now been continued to January 17, 2023.
Duane Byrd is heading to trial on November 29th, 2022 in Judge Waters courtroom.
Byrd is accused of sexually touching a relative while the child slept in a home in Parkersburg. Police say it happened in 2020.
He is charged with sexual abuse.
If he is found guilty of that charge, he could spend 10-20 years in prison.
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