WKY youth minister arrested on sex abuse charges

Published: Nov. 22, 2011 at 1:37 AM EST|Updated: Nov. 29, 2011 at 5:39 AM EST
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HENDERSON, KY (WAVE) - The congregation of a western Kentucky church is trying to move forward after their youth minister was arrested on sex abuse charges.

John Brothers, Junior, the associate pastor and minister to students at Hyland Baptist Church in Henderson, was arrested on November 18. Church officials say 42-year-old Brothers, who had worked at the church for three years, resigned November 11.

Brothers remains behind bars as the church. The church is searching for a new associate pastor.

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