Troy police investigate sexual assault claim at church
Troy police are investigating a report that a child in a child care program at St. Augustine Lutheran Church may have been sexually assaulted.
A parent contacted police May 22 to report the allegation, said Troy Police Capt. Robert Redmond. Police alerted Child Protective Services, and letters were sent to parents of children in the program.
When reached by the Free Press Wednesday afternoon, St. Augustine pastor Paul Monson said the facility is a preschool, but declined to comment further. The church is on the 5400 block of Livernois, between Long Lake and Square Lake roads.
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