October 5, 2022

Brandon Man Arrested For Exploitation of Children

Morgan Howard

Source: Rankin Co. SO

A Brandon man named Kenneth Petty (AKA Bubba) has been arrested again on charges involving children. He has been arrested at least two times other times before this arrest.

35-year-old Petty was arrested October 4th by the Rankin County Sheriff’s Office for Exploitation of Children. His bond has been set at $500,000.


Petty was arrested July 27th by the Rankin County Sheriff’s Department for three counts of Gratification of Lust and his bond was set at $150,000. He bonded out August 2nd.

Kenneth Petty was arrested for 3 counts of Gratification of Lust

According to Byram Police Chief David Errington, Petty was arrested in April of 2016 for Gratification of Lust on a 9-year-old victim.

The Hinds County DA’s office would not prosecute due to lack of physical evidence, and he was not convicted in this case.

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