Youth pastor faces sex charges

ROSTRAVER (AP) – A youth pastor has been fired by a church and jailed on charges he performed sex acts with a 15-year-old girl in their church building.

According to a criminal complaint, 33-year-old Brian Keith Smith told Rostraver Township police he and the girl “knew it was wrong.” Smith is charged with aggravated indecent assault, indecent assault, corruption of minors and possession of child pornography.