LUMBERTON March 2013 — A youth group leader according to Robeson County Sheriff’s Office, Jahaziel Levi Rodriguez-Vasquez, 28-years-of-age was arrested and is accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl while working at a Lumberton church, according to the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office.
Jahaziel Levi Rodriguez-Vazquez, is charged with statutory rape and is being held under a $50,000 bond at the Robeson County jail. According to Robeson County Sheriff’s Office, Rodriguez-Vasquez was working at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s when the assaults occurred. According to the arrest report Jahaziel Levi Rodriguez- Vasquez, assaulted the girl twice, once in 2012 and again in February of this year. Jahaziel was charged with statutory rape and is being held under a $50,000 bond at the Robeson County jail.
March 26, 2013: Oklahoma City police arrested Levi Eden age-28, for assaulting a child he believed was laughing during church according to police. According to police, the assault took place during a service at Life Church earlier that day. Eden and the child assault both attended the service together and live in the same house. Eden was arrested by police on a complaint of assault and battery.
August 8, 2012 – Court documents show that First Baptist Church Canton, Dr. George Anderson, Senior Pastor and a former church employee are being sued by for the alleged child abuse of their teenage boy. Matthew Brent Sheffield of Canton-age 29 has been arrested and charged with sexual battery of the boy, who was 14 years old at the time. Sheffield, who pleaded not guilty to the charges, faces two felony counts of child molestation. Sheffield who had been fired previously by First Baptist Canton for history of suspected sexual misconduct against children was allowed to return to the church as a volunteer in the sound system department.
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MANSFIELD – Priest Thomas P. Shoback, 60 according to authorities is facing three counts of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, two counts of indecent assault, two counts of endangering the welfare of children.
Authorities say that the charges are in connection with the alleged multiple sexual assaults between Feb. 20, 1991, and Feb. 20, 1997, against an altar boy at St. Mary’s Parish Rectory who is now 32 years-of-age.
July 18, 2012 – Corona, CA – A Southern California police office was charged with failing to report a suspected assault of a child by church authorities Riverside County District Attorney’s office said.
Police Cpl. Margaret Bell had been informed the pastor of her own church and two other members had allegedly physically assaulted a 13-year-old boy but never passed on the information to investigators
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