SUMRALL, Miss. (WHLT) – A former alderman of Sumrall made his initial appearance in court on Wednesday. James Burnham has been charged with two counts of sexual battery.
Judge Bill Anderson set Burnham’s bond at $30,000. The judge cited that the affidavit filed against Burnham was from one person instead of two.
Sumrall police arrested Burnham on Tuesday and booked into the Lamar County jail.