Authorities said the Rev. Donald Jung of the Second Baptist Church in La Grange was arrested and charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child.
He was to appear in bond court Saturday.
A colleague at the church tells the Chicago Sun-Times that he is surprised by the allegations.
The Rev. Lynn Lacey said Jung is “an honest person” and the accusations do not reflect the man he knows.
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