Man pleads not guilty in 3-year-old Mariah Woods' death 02/27/2018 10:36 am PST Comments WSOC via WSOC JACKSONVILLE, N.C. -- (WSOC) -- The man charged with killing a 3-year-old North Carolina girl last year has pleaded not guilty to all charges. Media outlets reported that 32-year-old Adolphus Earl Kimrey pleaded not guilty Monday in Jacksonville. The body of Mariah Woods was found in a Pender County creek Dec. 2 after being reported missing Nov. 27. Kimrey was the live-in boyfriend of Mariah's mother. Kristy Woods said she last saw her daughter when she put her to bed the night before she was reported missing. District Attorney Ernie Lee plans to seek a death sentence if Kimrey is convicted. FULL STORY: Man pleads not guilty in 3-year-old Mariah Woods' death - WSOC #Jacksonville #NorthCarolina #WSOC Related Stories Mom's boyfriend charged with murder in 3-year-old's death FBI involved after Amber Alert issued for missing N.C. girl $1M bond set for man charged in N.C. girl's death Mom's boyfriend faces death penalty in 3-year-old's death Body of missing Mariah Woods located Arrest warrants reveal info on case of missing Mariah Woods Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.