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      Columbia pastor arrested for criminal sexual conduct

      <font size="2">Pastor Willie Lee Marvin, 51</font>

      COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH) - Columbia Police say a Columbia pastor is accused of having sex with a 15-year-old girl .

      An incident report released by Columbia police Tuesday says Willie Lee Marvin, 51, sent sexually explicit photos from his cell phone to the girl and forced her to have sex with him.

      On Tuesday, Columbia Police Spokesperson Jennifer Timmons said Marvin was charged with criminal sexual conduct -third degree along with voyeurism,sells or distributes, photograph, direct sexual performance on a child under the age of 18.

      The report goes on to say the victim told police Marvin sent explicit text messages and obscene pictures to them Police also say Marvin had sex with the unnamed girl at least once.

      Marvin is listed as the pastor of New Life World Ministries on Columbia Mall Boulevard.

      On all three charges, Marvin recieved bond amounts totalling $60,000. He has no surety option meaning he'll have to pay the full amount to get out of jail before his trial.