A Clearfield man pleaded not guilty Tuesday in 2nd District Court to two first-degree felony charges of sodomy upon a child. Each charge carries a possible prison term of five years to life.

Keith G. Williams, 33, is scheduled for trial May 1. His defense attorney, Jo Carol Nesset-Sale, told Judge Douglas L Cornaby that she anticipates a plea negotiation will settle the charges.According to the court records, the incidents occurred between January and June of 1988 in Clearfield and involved a victim under 14 years old.