Jacksonville, N.C., Pastor Michael Claiborne Arrested for Not Paying $100,000 in Back Child Support

Michael Claiborne
Michael Claiborne

Michael Claiborne, pastor of New Rivers Ministries in Hubert, N.C., has been arrested and charged with failure to comply with a court order to pay $100,000 in back child support.

According to News in Onslow, Claiborne was “arrested on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, for failing to pay over six figures in back child support. He was released on a cash bond unsecured by Judge William Moore.”

Claiborne had previously been arrested in April of 2017 on similar charges. He sat in jail for a month before posting bond of over $8,000.

Claiborne has a string of drama surrounding his extramarital affairs and illegitimate children.

–Joshua James