Woman accused of aggravated sexual assault with child waives arraignment

LAMAR COUNTY, Texas (KXII) -- A woman accused of sexually abusing a Lamar County child under 14 for months has waived her right to an arraignment.

22-year-old Candace Bell was arrested for aggravated sexual assault of a child after admitting to the crime back in October.

The alleged abuse went on from Dec. 2015 up until July or August.

Bell is scheduled to appear in court for a pre-trial hearing next in Jan. 18.