Alleged child molester posts $300,000 bond in Covington County

COVINGTON COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A 76-year-old Covington County man arrested on child molestation charges is out of jail after posting a $300,000 cash bond on Wednesday.

Billy Pat Graves of the Williamsburg community west of Collins turned himself in on Wednesday morning by the Covington County Sheriff's Department and was charged with two counts of child molestation.

He was ordered held on $150,000 for each count.

According to the jail docket, graves posted a $300,000 dollar bond and was released from jail.

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