ELBA, Ala (WDHN)— A bond has been set for an Elba man accused of sexual abuse and sodomy against two children under the age of 12.

Derwin Lydelle Stokes, 57, of Elba was arrested on September 14, 2022, and charged with three counts of sexual abuse in the first degree and one count of sodomy in the first degree.

Stokes was arrested after an investigation by the Coffee County Sheriff’s Office and a warrant was served for his arrest.

Coffee County Judge Joshua F. Wilson set Stokes’s bond at a total of $400,000, each count at $100,000.

  • Sexual Abuse First Degree- $100,000
  • Sexual Abuse First Degree- $100,000
  • Sexual Abuse First Degree- $100,000
  • Sodomy First Degree- $100,000