A man in his 60s has appeared at Letterkenny District Court charged with a number of alleged sexual offences.
The man, who cannot be named to protect his alleged victim, is charged with six sexual assaults.
Detective Garda Eugene Organ said he served the accused with a book of evidence in the case this morning.
Garda Sergeant Jim Collins said the Director of public Prosecutions had consented for the case to be heard on indictment.
The accused was sent forward for trial by Judge Deirdre Gearty to the next sitting of Letterkenny Circuit Court starting on May 10th next.