Man suspected of child sexual abuse at Timonium church
A 26-year-old Timonium man is charged with sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl during a recent Sunday morning Mass at a church, Baltimore County police said.
Terrence Shondry Smalls was arrested and charged with sex abuse of a minor, second-degree assault, child abuse second-degree custodian and second-degree sex offense.
Police said officers were called on Nov. 27 to the Church of the Nativity in the unit block of East Ridgely Road in Timonium for a sexual child abuse call. The victim told her mother that she had been sexually abused by Smalls, who was volunteering in the church nursery during a Sunday morning Mass, police said.
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