A former Youth Pastor at Dutch Fork Baptist Church has been arrested for of sexually assaulting a male victim over several incidents between 1989 and 1991.
Richard Taylor, ager 69, was arrested by the Richland County Sheriff’s Department and charged with criminal sexual conduct 3rd degree and common law assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature.
The victim was 17 years old when Taylor was serving as a youth pastor at the church. Taylor who turned himself in January 23. Investigators are looking into the possibility of more victims and additional charges may be forthcoming.