A 71 year-old Mississippi pastor has been indicted on child sex charges and is being held on $1 million bond, according to media reports.
A Tate County grand jury indicted Larry Singleton on 18 felony counts. Singleton, former minister of Bay Springs Baptist Church, is accused of abusing a boy who is now 18.
Singleton was arrested in December after the Tate County Sheriff’s Department received a complaint from the victim. Investigators say the sexual abuse started when the victim was 11 and continued for several years.
Singleton is charged with fondling, sexual battery and child pornography.
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