Panola County SO Press Release
On Wednesday, September 4, 2019 investigators from the Panola County Sheriff's Office were called to the Elysian Fields High School to meet with deputies from the Harrison County Sheriff's Office. Upon arrival they were shown a video taken on an Elysian Fields school bus showing a possible crime that had taken place while the bus was dropping students off in Panola County. The video showed the suspect, Timothy Carr, age 18, of Deberry, a student of the school engaging in improper sexual contact with a female juvenile. Carr was summoned to the principal's office and agreed to accompany the Panola County investigators back to Panola County for an interview. At the completion of the interview Panola County investigators obtained arrest warrants and Carr was brought to the Panola County Detention Center and charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child and Indecency with a Child. His bonds were set in the amount of $100,000.