Bond Set in Wicksburg Murder Case

Wicksburg, Ala. (WSFA) -- The man accused of killing a 15-year old Wicksburg girl appeared in court for a bond hearing on Wednesday.

The judge set Robert Yancy Wills' bond at $500,000 and placed a gag order on the case.

Wills is charged with the January 27th murder of Whitney Lake.

Lake was killed in a wreck after Wills fled from a Houston County sheriffs deputy and crashed his pickup truck.

Officials believe he was sexually assualting the girl when the deputy arrived on the scene.