Virginia Beach pastor arrested for sex crimes

Posted at 7:47 PM, Aug 06, 2012
and last updated 2012-08-06 19:47:05-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WTVR) — A pastor in Virginia Beach is facing charges of sex crimes against a teen.

On August 4th, the Virginia Beach Police Special Victims Unit was notified of a case of sexual abuse from 2005 to 2006.

Police say the victim reported being abused by the Youth Minister of his church.

The victim was 16 years old at the time of the alleged abuse according to officials. It was reported this had happened on several occasions at the suspect’s home.

The suspect is 40 year-old- Gregory Douglas Forehand of Chesapeake.  He was arrested and charged with Indecent Liberties with a Child. He is out on bond.

The case remains under investigation.