The pastor of a Mansfield church has been jailed, accused of inappropriately touching an 8-year-old congregation member.
Jose Luis Pizarro, 40, faces a charge of aggravated sexual assault of a child.
Pizarro, pastor of Iglesia de Dios Nuevo Amanecer, is being held in the Mansfield Jail with bail set at $500,000.
According to a Mansfield police new release, police began investigating the case on Tuesday after receiving information that the 8-year-old girl had made an outcry about the alleged abuse.
The release states that the inappropriate touching is alleged to have occurred in May at the church, 1011 North St.