MIDDLESBORO, Ky. (WTVQ) – A 56-year-old pastor of a Middlesboro, Ky. church was arrested Monday night in Claiborne County, Tenn., on child sex-related charges.
According to WRIL Radio, Frank Noe, of Speedwell, Tenn., was arrested by Claiborne County Sheriff’s investigator Eric Fraley on five counts of child rape and one count of incest.
Rape of a child is a class A felony and incest is a class C felony.
He was taken booked into the Claiborne County Jail just after 8 p.m., WRIL reported.
Noe is a pastor at Bennett’s Fork Baptist Church in Middlesboro, according to the radio station.