Trial continued for Wirtz man accused of tattooing two children

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CAMPBELL COUNTY (WSLS 10) - The trial was continued for a Franklin County man charged with tattooing two children without their consent or their parents permission.

Alexander Michael Edwards of Wirtz was charged with malicious wounding, abduction, and child abuse. He faces child sex charges in other cases.

Edwards is accused of tattooing two girls he was babysitting in December 2013. The trial is continued to March of 2016.

The Campbell County Circuit Court did not give a reason why the trial was moved.