Siberian priest accused of molesting young parishioners

In the Tomsk region court decided to detain the priest accused of molesting two girls. On Friday, may 5, reported on the website of the regional Prosecutor’s office.

According to investigators, the rector of the Church in Asino (Tomsk region) “for a long time have made indecent assault, sexual intercourse with two underage parishioners”. Criminal case opened against him under article “Dissolute actions”, “Sexual intercourse and other sexual acts with a person under sixteen years of age” and “Violent actions of sexual character”.

The man not pleaded guilty, but prosecutors found the evidence sufficient to support the state prosecution.

Accused threatens till 20 years of imprisonment, noted in the Supervisory Agency.