PEARL RIVER COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A Pearl River County man has been convicted of child molestation for abusing a ten-year old.
According to the District Attorney, a Pearl River County jury found 72-year old Hulen Stanley Perilloux guilty on three counts of child molestation.
Sentencing is set for next week. Perilloux faces a maximum penalty of 45 years for the crimes.
District Attorney Hal Kittrell said this is the fourth guilty verdict on sex crimes against children that the district has gotten in the last four months.