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Bridgewater Minister Faces Child Sex Charges

Bridgewater Minister Faces Child Sex Charges

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A youth pastor in the Shenandoah Valley is facing felony child sex charges. 69-year old Leonard Leroy Layman of Bridgewater is charged with three counts of aggravated sexual battery and four counts of indecent liberties with a child. Layman was arrested on Friday. He’s been a youth pastor at the Spring Creek Church of the Nazarene in Bridgewater. Layman will face trial in the Rockingham County Courthouse (pictured). He’s being held without bond at the regional jail in Harrisonburg.

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Iron Maiden frontman returns to public eye

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In this photo made available on Sunday, Aug. 15, 2010, singer Bruce Dickinson performs during the concert of the English heavy metal band Iron Maiden at the Sziget (Island) Festival on the Shipyard Island in northern Budapest, Hungary, late Saturday, Aug. 14, 2010. The Island Festival is one of the biggest cultural events of Europe with an emphasis on music.

Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson makes his first public appearance since undergoing treatment for cancer.

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Aaron Hernandez trail delayed by bomb threat

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez listens during a motion regarding jail phone recordings during his murder trial at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Hernandez is accused in the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.

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