By NEMS Daily Journal
JACKSON – An Itawamba County resident was sentenced Wednesday for fondling a vulnerable person in Lee County.
Raymond Brown, 64, of Itawamba County, pleaded guilty Jan. 29 to fondling a 42-year-old blind and mentally challenged woman with whom he was acquainted. He was sentenced to 15 years with 12 suspended and three to serve, day for day; a $1,000 fine; a $100 payment to the Crime Victim Compensation Fund; serve five years post release supervision and register as a sex offender.
Brown will begin serving his sentence June 28.