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Former Prescott pastor Thomas Jonathan Chantry, 47, faces felony charges involving five counts of child molestation and three aggravated assault charges. He is accused of committing these offenses more than 20 years ago while he worked as a pastor at Miller Valley Baptist Church in Prescott. VVN/Vyto Starinskas

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Chantry Trial: Court dismissed without a verdict after first day of deliberations

Jury to return next Tuesday at 9 a.m. in Camp Verde

The trial of a former pastor charged with multiple counts of child molestation and assault ended its fourth week Thursday without a verdict.

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Chantry Trial: Attorneys begin closing arguments after four weeks of testimony

Prosecuting attorney calls former pastor a ‘sick, twisted pedophile’

Prosecuting attorney Susan Eazer called the defendant in a child assault and molestation case a ‘sick, twisted pedophile’ Wednesday during her closing rebuttal.

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Witnesses claim pattern of abuse, molestation in trial of former Prescott minister

Chantry trial continues Tuesday in Yavapai County Superior Court

CAMP VERDE -- The prosecutor in the case of a former Prescott pastor accused of multiple counts of child molestation sketched a timeline of events dating back more than two decades ago during opening arguments Thursday.