Pastor arrested for alleged sexual assault
Last updated 4/28/2021 at 1:26pm
Fountain Police Department
A Fountain pastor has been arrested for alleged sexual assault on a child.
On April 23, the Fountain Police Department (FPD) began an investigation into a report of a sexual assault on a child involving a pastor at New Jerusalem Missionary Church. The investigation led to the arrest of one of the pastors, 52-year-old, Kevin Troy Daniels Sr.
Daniels turned himself in to the Fountain Police Department on Tuesday, April 27, and was arrested without incident. Daniels has been charged with the felony crime of sexual assault on a child by one in a position of trust.
Daniels is the senior pastor at the church, located on Alegre Drive. He and the church have had a close relationship with FPD over the years for community service events, and Daniels served as a chaplain for a time.
FPD Detectives are seeking the public's assistance in locating any additional witnesses or victims who may have information pertaining to this case. If you have any information, please call Sgt. Sheyna Marshall at (719) 382-6918.
To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or http://www.crimestop.net. If your information leads to a felony arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward.