A Johnsonburg pastor and his wife both have been jailed on allegations that they starved a child over a period of months, or possibly years.
Mark Hooper, 42, and Susan Hooper, 40, both of 21 Anderson St., Mount Jewett, are charged with endangering the welfare of children, a third-degree felony. He is pastor at Cobb Street Baptist Church in Johnsonburg, “an independent, fundamental Baptist church with a burden both to reach Johnsonburg and the surrounding towns as well as the world with the gospel of Jesus Christ.”
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