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Lamar County teen faces sexual battery charge

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LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

A Lamar County teen was arrested and charged as an adult with sexual battery of a four year old.

Josiah Bryant, 15, was charged with one count of sexual battery in connection to an incident that was reported to the Lamar County Sheriff’s Department in early November.

Bryant’s bond was set at $5,000. He posted bail and was released.

The 15th Circuit District, District Attorney’s office will handle the case and present it to a grand jury.

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