Tag: sexual assault

Woman allegedly raped at downtown Flint church, suspect is in custody

| March 29, 2012 | 0 Comments



FLINT, Mi — Authorities say a man is in custody after he allegedly raped one woman and tried to rape another at a downtown Flint church. Genesee County Sheriff Robert Pickell said the incident occurred Tuesday afternoon at the First Presbyterian Church on the corner of Third and Saginaw streets. Pickell said the attacker met […]




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Woman ‘feared rape and death’ as raiders targeted parochial house

| February 26, 2012 | 0 Comments



A Donegal priest has said a woman who was cleaning a parochial house during a burglary two days ago feared she would be raped and murdered by the three armed robbers. The break-in happened on Wednesday evening at about 7.45pm, after Burt parish priest Father Gerry Sweeney left the house to celebrate Mass in a […]




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Cops probe claim that … 73-y-o deacon fondles child at church

| February 21, 2012 | 0 Comments



Police yesterday charged a 73-year-old deacon with breaches of the Child Care and Protection Act after he was accused of having sex with an 11-year-old girl at the church where they both attend. The senior, who had been under investigations following an incident last December, is alleged to have attempted to bribe the child with […]




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Man Accused Of Raping Boy In Church Stairwell

| February 15, 2012 | 0 Comments



GREENWOOD COUNTY, S.C. — A 50-year-old Greenwood man is accused of raping a 13-year-old boy in a stairwell at a church and forcing the boy to perform sex acts on him. Greenwood police said that the boy was in a parking lot near a playground when he was approached by Gregory Jerome Thomas. The boy […]




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Cobb County church barred accused molester, pastor says

| February 14, 2012 | 0 Comments



A Cobb County pastor asked a volunteer accused of inappropriate contact with a student not to return to the church "immediately" after the allegation arose, the pastor told the AJC Tuesday. The Rev. Mike Linch, senior pastor of NorthStar Church in Acworth, told the AJC he learned of the accusations against 25-year-old Cesar Pastrana two […]




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14-year-old girl accuses 19-year-old fellow parishioner of sexual assault; church pastor suspended

| February 13, 2012 | 0 Comments



MT. CLEMENS, Mich. (WXYZ) – An alleged sexual assault during a church pancake breakfast is sending shockwaves through the pews of St. Peter in Mt. Clemens. The Macomb County Sheriff says a 14-year-old girl claims a 19-year-old fellow parishioner sexually assaulted her in the church’s basement. Macomb County Sheriff Anthony Wickersham says the two were […]




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Sex Offender Fired From Church After Second Charge

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments



GREENVILLE, S.C. — A church employee accused of a sex crime against a young girl is out of a job. William Harrison, Jr. was arrested by Williamston Police Friday. He is charged with two counts of lewd act on a minor. Police say the crimes happened in Williamston, where Harrison lives. Harrison was already on […]




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Jacinto City: Man accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old ‘girlfriend’ outside church

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments



JACINTO CITY, Texas – A 20-year-old Houston man is accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl he met at a church Bible study. Jossue Daniel Garcia-Lopez is charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child. According to court documents, the girl’s mother called Jacinto City police on January 3, 2012, about a suspected sex assault […]




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Church Holds Meeting on Volunteer’s Sex Crimes Arrest

| January 12, 2012 | 0 Comments



SCOTTSDALE – The child pornography arrest of a Scottsdale church babysitter has left a congregation stunned. 26-year-old Christian Turcios was a volunteer babysitter at Highland Church in north Scottsdale, and was later hired on as a custodian a week before he was arrested. Police say he would take positions with access to children so that […]




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Girl claims she was groped at church party

| October 2, 2011 | 0 Comments



PROVO, UT (ABC 4 News) – One man is behind bars and police are interviewing a bishop after a girl claims she was groped. The incident allegedly happened at an LDS church party at a park in Provo. It all started when a teenage girl did not want to be part of a water fight […]




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Pervert must tell police before going to churches

| September 19, 2011 | 0 Comments



A CONVCITED paedophile must give police a week’s notice if he wants to go to church after he lost an appeal. Police became concerned over the behaviour John Drury, 86, after he started visiting places of worship in the town. They imposed an order he had to give advance notice of visits so families with […]




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Indecent Exposure Incident At Our Lady Of Lourdes Church

| September 15, 2011 | 0 Comments



A man entered Our Lady of Lourdes church on Carmens Road Thursday afternoon and exposed himself to a parishioner before fleeing the scene, according to Nassau County Police. Police said a black male entered the chapel of the church where a lone female was praying and proceeded to expose his genitals to her, causing the […]




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Worcester church worker accused of child rape

| September 15, 2011 | 0 Comments



WORCESTER — The former director of family activities at a Worcester church who’s accused of sexually assaulting six children between the ages of 4 and 10 has been ordered held on $1.4 million bail. Not guilty pleas were entered on behalf of 33-year-old Samuel Molina on Wednesday to charges rape of a child with force, […]




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Prosecutor: Man accused of fatally stabbing Chatham priest impregnated 11-year-old girl

| September 12, 2011 | 0 Comments



MORRISTOWN — In the middle of jury selection for the man charged with killing a Chatham priest, the Morris County prosecutor unexpectedly said the murder defendant had impregnated an 11-year-old girl "many years ago." Superior Court Judge Thomas Manahan was taken aback by the information from Morris County Prosecutor Robert Bianchi. Murder defendant Jose Feliciano’s […]




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Man Arrested in Kidnapping, Sexual Assault Case

| September 11, 2011 | 0 Comments



Minden, NV – Douglas County sheriff's investigators have arrested 21-year-old Jacob Wilcher on charges of kidnapping and attempted sexual assault after Sheriff's take action to disable vehicle in chase. At about 11:40 am Sunday, DCSO Deputies responded to a call of an attempted child abduction at the Lifepoint Church in Minden, NV. A teacher at […]




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