Cedarville Baptist Church pastor John McIntosh has been accused of child sexual abuse.
Cedarville Pastor Charged With Criminal Sexual Abuse of a Minor
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A pastor in Cedarville, Illinois has been arrested and charged with criminal sexual abuse of a minor. John McIntosh of Davis turned himself in on April 1 after a warrant was issued for his arrest.
McIntosh allegedly abused a minor in January of this year. It is not clear what the relationship to the victim was or if the victim attended McIntosh’s church.
McIntosh was the pastor at Winnishiek Evangelical Free Church until December 2018. After he left that church, he became the pastor at Cedarville Baptist Church.
It is not clear if McIntosh is still the pastor at Cedarville Baptist Church.
This story is developing.