Crystal Springs veterinarian charged with child sex crimes

Michael Holifield | Photo: AG's Office

A Crystal Springs veterinarian was indicted on child sex crimes.

Posted: Jul 20, 2018 1:58 PM

JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - A Crystal Springs veterinarian was indicted on child sex crimes.

The man is identified as Michael Holifield, 45.

WLBT-TV in Jackson reports Holifield is a veterinarian at "All About Animals" clinic in Crystal Springs. 

He was indicted by a Copiah County grand jury on four counts of sexual battery, three counts of gratification of lust and two counts of statutory rape. 

He's accused of having both sexual intercourse and oral sex with the children on multiple occasions and at multiple locations between March 2013 and November 2014. 

If convicted, he faces up to 225 years in prison. 

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