Cause of Death Revealed for Pastor’s Wife, Ignites Controversy

SUMTER, S.C. — The death of Mica Miller, the wife of a South Carolina pastor who had previously accused her husband of abuse, has been determined to be a suicide by the local medical examiner. The body of the 30-year-old woman was discovered at Lumber River State Park on April 27, just days after she had served her husband with divorce papers, court documents revealed. According to Richard Johnson, the Robeson County Medical Examiner, Miller …

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Former Pastor Charged in 1975 Cold Case Murder of 8-Year-Old Girl on Her Way to Bible Camp

David Zandstra, an 83-year-old former pastor, has been arrested and charged with the 1975 kidnapping and murder of an 8-year-old girl, Gretchen Harrington, according to Pennsylvania authorities. Zandstra, who was apprehended on July 17 in Cobb County, Georgia, confessed to the crime, which took place when he was serving as a pastor in Marple Township, Pennsylvania, nearly half a century ago. The breakthrough in the cold case came after new evidence surfaced earlier this year. …

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