A pastor of a Gwinnett County church was arrested Tuesday and charged with child molestation, authorities said.
Henry Ellis Lackey, pastor of Free Will Pentecostal Church in Buford.
Henry Ellis Lackey, 59, pastor of Free Will Pentecostal Church in Buford, was charged with one count each of enticing a child for indecent purposes, child molestation and aggravated sodomy, according to the Auburn Police Department.
Lackey lives in Auburn, and the molestation occurred four years ago in that city, police said.
The defendant was being held Tuesday night in the Barrow County Detention Center, according to Sgt. Diana Campbell, spokeswoman for the Auburn police.
Source: AJC.com | David Ibata