We are covering a developing story out of Clinton this hour.
According to officials with the Clinton Police Department, Adam Epperson, age 34, was arrested for charges related to Gratification of Lust While In A Position of Trust.
Chief Micheal Warren tells News Channel 12 that the arrest is subsequent to a complaint received from an underage victim, who was accompanied by a parent, that is associated with the suspect through Raymond Road Baptist Church. The incident is alleged to have occurred at the suspects home in Clinton. Epperson surrendered to Clinton Police on February 11, 2014, where he was booked and bonded out on $25,000.
According to police, Epperson was employed by Central Hinds Academy and by the Raymond Road Baptist Church.
Epperson's court date is set for March 12, 2014.
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