Former pastor pleads guilty to child rape charges


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A former pastor accused of sexually abusing his 5-year-old grandson plead guilty Wednesday.

Curtis Brown resigned from his post at Grace Baptist Church last year when the allegations came to light. He had been a pastor there for 18 years.

Brown was charged with child rape and bribing a witness. Wednesday he plead guilty to two of those counts of child rape. He faces 21 to 33 years in prison.

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