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Father and son pastors charged in Ohio sex case

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WESTLAKE, Ohio (AP) - The son of a northeast Ohio pastor accused of molesting an underage girl has been indicted on similar charges.

Lorain County court records say 26-year-old Jordan Endrei of North Olmsted was indicted on a charge of unlawful sexual contact with a minor. He was arrested Wednesday.

Jordan Endrei serves as an assistant pastor of Church on the Rise in Westlake, west of Cleveland. The church's senior pastor and Endrei's father, 53-year-old Paul Endrei, is facing charges including sexual battery and gross sexual imposition involving a child under 13.

Both are free on bond. The church says they are adamantly denying the charges and will plead not guilty.

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