(WARSAW) - A Warsaw pastor has been arrested on a charge of sexual misconduct with a 14-year-old girl police say has significant mental and physical handicaps.
Warsaw police say 77-year-old Robert Haywood was arrested Friday following a three-month investigation. RTV6 reports, Haywood is charged with two counts of sexual misconduct with a minor and sexual battery, all felony counts. Police say he is a pastor at Harvest Time Ministries Church in Warsaw.
Police say Haywood is accused of inappropriately sexually touching the girl in the church basement and of having sex with her.
There was no telephone listing for the church or Haywood. He was released from the Kosciusko County Jail on a $10,000 bond. No court date was set and court records did not indicate whether Haywood had hired an attorney.
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