AUGUSTA - A police officer in Augusta charged with sex crimes against a child was in court Monday.
Jerry Ballinger is accused of two counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child.
The Butler County Attorney says the crimes happened in April and June of this year.
A judge found there is enough evidence for Ballinger to be bound over for trial.
It is set for Novermber 5th at 9 a.m.