Wentzville youth pastor, school employee faces child molestation - KMOV.com

Wentzville youth pastor, school employee faces child molestation charges

Posted: Updated:
Cameron Patterson, 26, a youth pastor and worker in the Wentzville School District  is accused of molesting a child over the course of five years. Cameron Patterson, 26, a youth pastor and worker in the Wentzville School District is accused of molesting a child over the course of five years.

LAKE ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) - The 26-year-old supervisor of an after-school program and youth pastor was charges with two felony counts of child molestation on Wednesday.

Cameron Patterson, an employee of Wentzville School District and Ballwin Baptist Church, is accused of sexually assaulting one victim while she was between the ages of 12 and 17. According to court documents, Patterson reportedly assaulted the victim hundreds of times over the course of five years.

A statement released by Wentzville School District said Patterson was placed on administrative leave and the charges do not involve a student of the district. Patterson works as a supervisor for the district's Chautauqua before and after school program.

Patterson is being held at the St. Charles County jail on $20,000 bond.

Watch News 4 Now

Mouse over player for controls · LAUNCH FULL PLAYER

Powered by Frankly