Wayne County NAACP calls for justice of a rape victim and her family

WAYNE COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A Wayne County family is demanding justice after their 16 year-old loved was raped by a 72 year old man.

The Gandy family along with the NAACP wants answers to why Billy Bonner has not gone to trial.

Bonner is a former constable and justice court judge.

According to court documents, his lawyers have asked for a motion to dismiss  and have also filed three motions for a continuance.

The NAACP said Bonner knows the court system and is working it to his advantage.

Bonner new trial date has been set for October 30.