Amanda Buchanan Justice Wiki – Amanda Buchanan Justice Bio
Amanda Buchanan Justice, 35, of Kings Mountain, was charged with sexually assaulting a child, police said.
She turned herself into the Kings Mountain Police Department on Thursday.
Suspect physically, sexually assaulted victim in south Charlotte
Officers said they received a report of sexual assault on a minor on July 28.
Amanda Buchanan Justice is 35 years old.
Former Church Youth Leader Charged With Sexually Assaulting Child-Arrested
Kings Mountain detectives said they interviewed the alleged victim as part of the investigation before Justice’s arrest.
Justice’s husband told Channel 9’s Erika Jackson that his wife told police about the alleged sex crimes last week, so Thursday’s arrest was not a surprise.
Channel 9 learned Justice was a youth leader at New Life Family Worship Center in Kings Mountain. The church said Justice stepped down from her role de ella as youth leather days before her arrest de ella.
In a Facebook post, the church said, “(Justice) is no longer attending NLFWC. There is an ongoing investigation headed up by KMPD in regards to allegations of misconduct w a minor that did not occur on church grounds or any ministry activities.”
The church’s Facebook post and page were unavailable later Thursday night.
Justice’s husband told Jackson he is still serving as a pastor. However, he stepped down from his role de él as a youth minister following the allegations involving his wife de él.
Justice was charged with two counts of felony statutory sex offense with a child 15 or younger and is out of jail on a $20,000 bond.
This investigation is still ongoing.
The Kings Mountain Police Department said that they would not be releasing information about the victim since their current status is that of a juvenile. Amanda Buchanan Justice is facing two counts of felony statutory s*x offense with a child of 15 or under 15. The police department added that Special Victims Detectives are still investigating the case.
The New Life Family Worship Center addressed the SA allegations in a now-deleted Facebook post and said that they were made aware of the incident concerning Amanda Buchanan Justice. The church added:
“She is no longer attending NLFWC.”
The church said that Amanda stepped down from the youth leader’s role a few days prior to her arrest. They also stated that the alleged misconduct with the minor did not take place on church grounds or during any ministry activities.
Meanwhile, people commented on Kings Mountain Police Department’s media release on Facebook, showing their displeasure towards the youth pastor. Some expressed shock upon learning of Amanda Justice’s misconduct from her.