Sheriff: Coffeeville man wanted for child sex crime

Roger Dempsey | Photo: Yalobusha County Sheriff's Department

A Coffeeville man is wanted for an alleged child sex crime.

Posted: Mar. 22, 2019 12:34 PM
Updated: Mar. 22, 2019 6:59 PM

WATER VALLEY, Miss. (WTVA) - A Coffeeville man is wanted for an alleged child sex crime.

Yalobusha County Sheriff Lance Humphreys identified the man as Robert Dempsey.

The sheriff said the alleged sexual battery involved a 5-year-old.

After the report was made in February, investigators collected forensic data, which led to an arrest warrant being issued.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Yalobusha County Sheriff Department at 662-473-2722.

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