Religion O They Will Know We Are Christians By Our…
posted by January 23 at 9:21 AMon
…criminal backrub technique.
Prosecutors Tuesday said the Rev. William Procanick’s guilty verdict of sexually abusing a 7-year-old girl suggested nobody should mistake his actions for a harmless backrub.
“It was apparent the jury found that he had, in fact, went beyond a simple backrub in caressing and massaging the sexual or intimate parts of a child for the purpose of sexual gratification,” Assistant District Attorney Doug DeMarche Jr. said.
Procanick, the 54-year-old former pastor of Resurrection Assembly of God church on Kirkland Avenue, was found guilty in Oneida County Court of first-degree sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child.