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Black Collar Crime: Evangelical Pastor William “Tim” Smith, Jr. Accused of Attempted Child Rape

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William “Tim” Smith, Jr, pastor of Palmer Church of God in Palmer, Tennessee, was arrested earlier this week after he was found parked in a remote area engaging in sexual activity with a twelve-year-old girl. Smith was also found in possession of Schedule II prescription drugs.

Smith’s bail has been set at $200,000.