HANCOCK CO., KY (WFIE) - A former youth pastor at Mt. Eden Church in Hawesville has been charged with rape.
Kentucky State Police say their investigation began when they received a report that Joshua D. Whicker had engaged in inappropriate sexual relations with a 15-year-old girl during youth group meetings.
The 30-year-old Whicker was arrested and charged with 2 counts of rape 3rd degree.
He's being held at the Breckenridge County Detention Center.
The investigation is ongoing.