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East Texas pastor facing child indecency charges

ANDERSON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A pastor of an East Texas church is now facing felony charges of indecency with a minor.

Hezekiah Stallworth, 74, of Palestine is in jail in Anderson County, after a 7-year-old girl accused him of touching her inappropriately after a church service.

Stallworth is the pastor of Oak Grove Baptist Church in Elkhart.

Investigators say a 9-year-old girl has contacted authorities with similar claims.

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