Former pastor Daniel A. Gomez turned himself in to police on Tuesday, July 29, 2008, in relation to charges regarding one count of lewd and lascivious battery. According to police reports there were allegedly multiple incidents of inappropriate behavior by Gomez which are being investigated. Gomez is being held in jail in lieu of $10,000 bond.
There are also other charges pending against Gomez. Authorities will not say whether these charges are regarding the same or other victims.
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