Weslaco Pastor Accused of Molesting Granddaughters
POSTED: Wednesday, June 24, 2009 - 8:03am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:32pm
A 61 year-old church pastor and grandfather sits in a jail cell accused by his two granddaughters of molestation that lasted for years.
The alleged molester, Tomas Gonzales confessed to the camera that he indeed did commit the crimes for about 10 years and now is asking for forgiveness. Tomas Gonzales, a Weslaco church pastor was arrested on Tuesday evening and is accused of molesting his now 13 and 15 year-old granddaughters since they were about 5 and 6 years-old.
Gonzales was charged with two counts of child indecency and eight counts of aggravated sexual assault. He was transported from the Mercedes police jail cell to the Hidalgo county jail on a $2 million dollar bond.