A Provo man charged with sexually abusing a child was bound over to 4th District Court after his preliminary hearing in circuit court Monday.

David Paulson, 35, 1032 W. Geneva Road, is charged with two counts of forcible sexual abuse of a child, second-degree felonies. However, he will face only one count in his scheduled May 19 appearance in district court.The other charge will be held, a Provo Circuit Court official said.