Pastor accused of molestation, sought by police
Police continue to look for an Indianapolis pastor suspected of forcing a boy to have sex with him in the mid-1990s, starting when he was 12 and continuing past the boy’s 13th birthday.
Otis B. Jetter, 70, is charged with three felony counts of child molestation in an affidavit signed Nov. 30 by court officials .
Jetter is a pastor at Pilgrim Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, 2301 Dr. Andrew J. Brown Ave., Indianapolis.
The alleged victim, who is now 29, reported the incidents last month to Indianapolis police after noticing that another young boy had accompanied Jetter to chur...
SNAP will be Representing Clergy Abuse Survivors in Rome!
We are taking the fight to Rome and are standing up for all survivors on a world stage! From February 19-25, Board President Tim Lennon, Seattle Leader Mary Dispenza, Los Angeles Leader Esther Hatfield Miller and Austin Leader Carol Midboe will be traveling to Rome for Pope Francis' Papal Abuse Summit.
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