The mother of a murdered 7-year old was granted a continuance in court Thursday.
Ciara DeRyke, is the mother of Willow Long.
Police say that Willow was killed by her uncle 22 year old Justin DeRyke.
Ciara is charged with obstructing the investigation. The State's Attorney says they don't think Ciara was involved in Willow's death, but they say she lied to police about the last time she saw her daughter.
She could be sentenced to a year in prison if convicted.
Her pretrial has now been moved to January 28.
Justin DeRyke's trial was set to begin February 10.