WAYNE COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Bond was set at for the Wayne County pastor accused of sexual misconduct.
According to authorities, Christopher Beam made his initial appearance in court on Thursday, and his bond was set at $100,000 per count which totaled $1 million.
Beam is the pastor of the Evergreen Baptist Church in Shubuta. He was also a substitute teacher as well as a school bus driver, according to Wayne County Superintendent Bobby Jones. Beam was terminated from both positions.