Hopkinsville pastor accused of complicity to child abuse

Posted at 10:28 PM, Aug 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-02 23:28:33-04

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. — A Hopkinsville pastor was indicted and accused of complicity to criminal child abuse.

Paige Williams, 61, is the senior pastor at First United Methodist Church in Hopkinsville.

WHOP reports Allison Simpson, a former church daycare employee, is accused of abusing children.

Williams and 32-year-old Abby Leach are accused of failing to protect the children from abuse.