MACON, Miss. (WTVA) - A trial date has been set for a former sheriff and deputy sheriff who face bribery charges.
Former Noxubee County Sheriff Terry Grassaree and former deputy sheriff Vance Phillips are accused of receiving bribes.
Their trial date is set for Jan. 9.
The former sheriff is also accused of lying to an FBI agent.
If convicted, the former sheriff faces 10 years in prison and Phillips faces five years.