AUTHORITIES CONFIRM THEY'VE ARRESTED A MAN WHO WORKED
AT A LOCAL CHURCH...FOR POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY.
ALPINE PARKWAY OREGON, WI
label HWY 14
and HWY CC
THE MINISTER AT PEOPLE'S UNITED METHODIST CHURCH IN
CONFIRMS THE SUSPECT WORKED THERE...
NEWS THREE'S JESSICA ARP HAS THE LATEST.
church officials here with united methodist and officials
with the oregon school district say the man arrested
was not an employee of the 4k program here on site,
but they're letting both parishoners and parents of
students at that program know about the arrest
THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE CONFIRMED THEY WORKED
WITH FEDERAL IMMIGRATION OFFICIALS TO ARREST OF 23-YEAR-OLD
BRANDON ALLEN FINCH.
ON A TENTATIVE CHARGE OF POSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY.
THE PASTOR OF PEOPLE'S UNITED METHODIST CHURCH TELLS
FINCH HAS BEEN FIRED...
BUT IS ACCUSED OF TAKING INAPPROPRIATE PICTURES OF
CHILDREN WHEN THEY WERE FULLY CLOTHED DURING CHURCH
AND DOWNLOADING CHILD PORN ON HIS PERSONAL COMPUTER.
ALSO RUNS A PRESCHOOL AND 4-K PROGRAM CONNECTED TO
THE OREGON SCHOOL DISTRICT.
the homeland security agency did ask us for information
going back on our student database for students who
have been in the program for the last 4 years :54
and in their words they said that was a precautionary
step in their investigation process :00
THE SUPERINTENDENT SENT A LETTER TO PARENTS...
AND ALTHOUGH FINCH IS *NOT* AN EMPLOYEE OF THE DISTRICT.
OR OF THE 4-K PROGRAM...
HE SAYS THE INCIDENT IS CONCERNING.
BUSLERwe live in a world where unusual and unfortunate
things happen but to the extent that we can, we take
our responsiblity of making sure our schools are safe
church officials have already scheduled a meeting
here for sunday for parishoners who want to hear more
about what happened and share their concerns.
in oregon, jessica arp wisc news three
IT'S NOT CLEAR WHEN BRANDON FINCH COULD BE IN COURT.