Church Deacon Willie Clarence Harvard Arrested in Fondling Case

Willie Clarence Harvard has been arrested on a charge of simple battery for allegedly inappropriately touching a 17-year-old girl at Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church in St. Petersburg, FL. The incident reportedly took place Nov. 14 and the girl reported it to her mother soon afterward.

The authorities are asking any other possible victims to call the agency’s Crimes Against Children unit at (727) 893-7746 or (727) 893-7780.