Ocean Springs man charged with sex attack on neighbor

Ray Harrison (Photo source: Ocean Springs Police Dept.)
Ray Harrison (Photo source: Ocean Springs Police Dept.)

OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) - OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) - Ocean Springs Police have arrested a man they say sexually assaulted his neighbor this weekend.

Police were called to a home on Bills Avenue just after midnight Sunday morning. The victim said a black man had entered her home and assaulted her.

The investigation led officers to arrest Ray Artis Harrison, 44, who lives on the same street.

He's charged with one count of sexual battery and one count of residential burglary.

Harrison is being held at the Ocean Springs Municipal Jail. Bond was set at $150,000 for the sexual assault and $50,000 on the burglary charge.

Police say their investigation remains active, and anyone with information about this crime is asked to call the Ocean Springs Police Department at (228) 875-2211.

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