For 3rd time, attorneys argue why ex-pastor accused of capital sexual battery should be granted bond
For the third time, lawyers for Paul Dyal — the former pastor of a Jacksonville church who’s charged with capital sexual battery — tried on Thursday to convince a judge to set bond and conditions for his pretrial release.
Ex-pastor, men facing sexual battery charges in church investigation scheduled for court appearances
Three men who face charges of sexual battery in what the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said was an investigation into “long-term sexual and physical abuse of minors” in a church are scheduled to appear before a judge.
Arrest warrant details horrific sexual abuse endured by survivor linked to North Jacksonville church
One of the survivors connected to an investigation into decades of abuse at a North Jacksonville church reported her attacker to Jacksonville Assembly of the Body of Christ pastor Paul Dyal, who threatened her with family retaliation if the attacker was sent to jail, according to an arrest report obtained by News4JAX.
Woman told pastor, JSO about alleged sexual abuse by church member more than 10 years ago: warrant
A woman who says she was sexually abused by a member of the Jacksonville Assembly of the Body of Christ Church told the pastor of the church and the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office more than a decade ago, an arrest warrant obtained by News4JAX shows.