North Augusta preacher charged with lewd act on a minor

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By: Staff Email
Jerry Freeman accused of a lewd act on a minor.

Jerry Freeman accused of a lewd act on a minor.

Friday, Jan. 31, 2014

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WRDW)- North Augusta Public Safety officers said they arrested 61-year-old Jerry Wilson Freeman Friday morning on a charge of a lewd act on a minor.

The 13-year-old female victim told investigators Freeman touched her on her private parts on Jan. 1, according to an incident report.

The incident report also says Freeman is a preacher.

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