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Published March 12, 2012, 08:25 AM

Former pastor facing charges of sexual abuse

(WDAY TV) - A former pastor at a Lake George, Minnesota Church is facing charges of sexual abuse. 70-year-old Reverend Darwin Schauer is charged with 15 counts of felony criminal sexual conduct with a minor in Hubbard County.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

(WDAY TV) - A former pastor at a Lake George, Minnesota Church is facing charges of sexual abuse. 70-year-old Reverend Darwin Schauer is charged with 15 counts of felony criminal sexual conduct with a minor in Hubbard County.

According to court records, the girl told police Schauer had sex with her twice a week from the spring of 2009 until late last month, saying she was afraid he would hurt her if she didn't comply.

Schauer led Trinity Lutheran Church in Lake George from 1998 to 2006. His bail is set at $750,000 dollars.

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