Former pastor charged with indecent assault involving juvenile girls

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SOUTH MIDDLETOWN TWP., Pa. – A Cumberland County former pastor is arrested on indecent assault charges involving two juvenile females.  Raymond Paul Buhrow, 64, is charged with Indecent Assault, Unlawful Contact with Minor and Corruption of Minor involving a 16 year old and a 14 year old girl.

Buhrow is alleged to have touched both victims, who are sisters, on their genitals while he served as the Pastor of the Calvary Temple Holiness Church of Carlisle. The incidents allegedly happened between 2009 and 2014.  In court papers, during an interview on June 19, Buhrow acknowledged that there had been some inappropriate touching of the girls.

Following arraignment this afternoon, Buhrow was released on $25,000 bail.  He faces a preliminary hearing in August.