Man arrested, charged with sexual battery after incident at Canton Manor

Antwon Harris
Antwon Harris(Madison County SO)
Published: Jan. 13, 2022 at 1:56 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 14, 2022 at 12:14 PM CST
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CANTON, Miss. (WLBT) - A man is in custody after allegedly raping a resident at Canton Manor Developmental Center.

Police chief Otha Brown says someone arrived at the center around 5:30 Thursday morning and proceeded to commit the crime.

With help of surveillance video, police were able to identify a suspect.

Antwon Harris, 34, was later arrested. He’s charged with sexual battery and was not given a bond.

According to their website, Canton Manor “provides residential housing and skills development support for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.”

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