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Accused Pastor to Appear in Court Today

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Published reports say the former pastor of First Baptist Church in Hammond has an initial appearance in federal court this afternoon after being charged with interstate transportation of a minor with intent to engage in criminal sexual activity. A news release issued by the US Attorneys office says 54-year-old Jack Schaap of Dyer has signed a plea agreement filed in conjunction with the felony information following an investigation by the FBI.  Schaap's federal court appearance in Hammond today is scheduled for 3pm


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