Virginia pastor accused of molesting girl in Harrison County

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WDTV) -- A Virginia pastor is in custody after he allegedly molested a young girl in Harrison County.

76-year-old Daniel Shafer is accused of inappropriately touching a girl under 12 years old. He is charged with first-degree sexual abuse.

Officials in Harrison County say the charge came out of an interview at the Harrison County Child Advocacy Center.

Shafer is listed as the pastor of Highway for the Remnant Ministries Inc. in Virginia on the church's website.

Shafer is being extradited from Virginia.

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