Salcha man accused of sexually abusing 6 year old

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A Salcha man pleaded not guilty today in Fairbanks Superior Court after being accused of raping a child.
52-year-old Timothy Houger is charged with First degree sexual abuse of a minor.
According to reports, between November of 2003 and November of 2004, Houger allegedly abused a then 6 to 7 year old.
Houger was first indicted last June, and has a criminal history of Misdemeanor Assault, trespassing, and negligent burning.