Brewton man guilty of sodomy

Burtram faces possible life without parole for sexually abusing, sodomizing 4-year old girl

A Brewton man faces a possible prison sentence of life without the possibility of parole after an Escambia County jury found him guilty of sodomy I and sexual abuse of a child less than 12 years old for molesting a 4-year old girl.

Christopher Lance Burtram, 34, whose last known address was listed as 865 Travis Road, showed little or no emotion when the jury returned its verdict last Thursday. After several days of testimony, the jury deliberated about three hours before retuning the verdict.

Burtram was arrested in May, 2015 and has remained incarcerated in the Escambia County Detention Cente...