Youth Pastor Faces Third Sex Charge in Pearl River County
March 17, 2016
Authorities have filed a third charge against a Baptist youth pastor arrested in Hancock County on allegations he sexually abused a child.
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Pearl River County Chief Deputy Shane Tuckers says Thorne, a youth pastor at Goodyear Baptist Church, is accused in the sexual abuse of the same child three times.
Hancock County sheriff’s Chief Investigator Glenn Grannan said the child was first abused Jan. 31 in Hancock County.
Thorne is being held without bond in the Hancock County jail.
Online jail records do not list an attorney for him.