CITRUS HEIGHTS, Calif. (CBS13) — The head pastor of a local church has been arrested for multiple counts of sexually molesting children, according to authorities.
The Citrus Heights Police Department said 48-year-old Tom Daniels was arrested on a warrant for felony charges of lewd or lascivious acts with a child under 14 and engaging in three or more acts of sexual conduct with a child.READ MORE: 'Fundamentally Undemocratic': Democratic Lawmakers Push For Recall Reform
Daniels is the head pastor of the First Baptist Church of Rio Linda and also has been employed as a foster parent and day care provider.READ MORE: East Sacramento Intersection Transforming Into Sac State ‘University Village’
Daniels is being held at the Sacramento County Main Jail on $6,000,000 bail.MORE NEWS: Hamilton Debuts In Sacramento Bringing Thousands To New Performing Arts Center
Anyone with information on the case is asked to contact Lieutenant Ray Bechler at the Citrus Heights Police Department at (916) 727-5500.