March 30, 2006

Pastor Accused Of Sexual Abuse To Face Judge


(KDKA) PITTSBURGH A Homestead pastor accused of sexually abusing a teen he was counseling over three-year period is expected in court today for a preliminary hearing.

The Rev. Duane Youngblood of the Higher Call World Outreach Church in Homestead turned himself into police March 16.

According to police reports, the victimís mother sent the then 15-year-old boy to Youngblood for counseling, after she read his journal that he was sexually assautled by an older cousin.

Posted by kshaw at March 30, 2006 08:25 AM