Tag: sexual assault

Pastor Making Changes After Woman Was Attacked Inside Church

| September 15, 2009 | 0 Comments



CORPUS CHRISTI – The pastor of the church where an elderly woman was attacked said in light of Sunday’s incident, he’s going to implement some changes. Father Bob Dunn is already meeting with officials from the Diocese of Corpus Christi and looking at ways to better protect his staff and his parishioners. As church volunteers […]




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Church Hero Speaks Out About Catching Woman’s Attacker

| September 15, 2009 | 0 Comments



CORPUS CHRISTI – The man accused of trying to rape a woman at a Southside church Sunday morning remains in custody at the county jail. Police have identified Frederick Anderson, 35, as the man who attacked the 77-year-old woman at Most Precious Blood Church around 7 a.m. Sunday. The victim told police Anderson grabbed her, […]




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Video: Former church elder pleads guilty to rape

| September 10, 2009 | 0 Comments



A former elder at a local church admitted he raped a teenaged girl today. He met his victim, a 16-year-old girl, at the Covenant Presbyterian Church on Dewey Avenue. To have the latest headlines delivered to your email box each morning click the subscribe button on the top right of the blog. If you are […]




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Polk minister, nephew charged with sexual assault

| September 5, 2009 | 0 Comments



AUBURNDALE, FL — A volunteer church minister and his 18-year-old nephew sexually abused a 12-year-old girl they met at the church, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. 35-year-old Clevon Ghent managed a cleaning business owned by the Born Again Church of God and Christ in Auburndale, and also worked as a volunteer minister, according […]




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Police Say Woman Was Bound, Raped on Church Property

| September 2, 2009 | 0 Comments



A church caretaker is accused of sexually assaulting a prostitute in a building belonging to a West Hartford church Tuesday morning after not paying her for her services. Joseph Joiner, a 28-year-old church caretaker from St. John’s Episcopal Church, solicited the woman for sex in Hartford and drove her to his church-owned apartment on Farmington […]




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Church volunteer accused of molesting boy

| August 12, 2009 | 0 Comments



LAKELAND, Fla. — A church volunteer has been arrested on charges that he sexually battered a 13-year-old boy and had intercourse with him without disclosing that he is HIV positive. Jere Michael Temple began spending time with the victim about six months ago, after meeting him at the Rainbow Promise Community Church in Auburndale. Rev. […]




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FOUR SUSPECTS IN CHURCH CAMP ATTACK HELD

| August 11, 2009 | 0 Comments



THE Clarendon police have held four men in connection with the abduction and rape of a 13-year-old girl who was on a camping trip with members of her church in the parish last Thursday, Independence Day. But the police said the alleged mastermind behind the horrific incident was still at large. "Four persons who the […]




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Suspect arrested in attempt sex assault at Ventura church

| July 8, 2009 | 0 Comments



A 24-year-old man was arrested this morning on suspicion of attempting to rape a woman in the bathroom of a Ventura church, police said. Sean Toner, of Ventura was arrested about 9:45 a.m. after a manhunt that lasted less than 40 minutes. Toner was being booked into Ventura County Jail this morning on suspicion of […]




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CG youth pastor charged with sex crime

| July 8, 2009 | 0 Comments



A Cottage Grove youth pastor was charged with criminal sexual conduct for allegedly inappropriately touching and sending texts of a sexual nature to a 15-year-old. Jeffrey Arlan Mobley, 32, of Cottage Grove, allegedly made the sexual advances while he was a youth pastor at Southside Baptist Church in Sunfish Lake. Mobley was charged in Dakota […]




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