A youth pastor in Cumberland County, North Carolina, has been charged with “indecent liberties” with a child.
Nashimen McKinnon, 30, is facing 3 counts of indecent liberties in connection with a sleepover that he hosted for youth members at his church. McKinnon turned himself into police. (source) 4:47 p.m. ET January 11, 2018
According to North Carolina law:
(a) A person is guilty of taking indecent liberties with children if, being 16 years of age or more and at least five years older than the child in question, he either:
(1) Willfully takes or attempts to take any immoral, improper, or indecent liberties with any child of either sex under the age of 16 years for the purpose of arousing or gratifying sexual desire; or
(2) Willfully commits or attempts to commit any lewd or lascivious act upon or with the body or any part or member of the body of any child of either sex under the age of 16 years.