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NewSpring Church Volunteer Facing New Child Sexual Abuse Charges

Posted: August 2, 2019

A Dorchester County grand jury has filed 10 new charges against Jacop Hazlett, the former NewSpring Church volunteer accused of sexually abusing children who were under his supervision at the church’s North Charleston campus. With these new charges, that stem from five new alleged victims, Hazlett now faces 24 criminal charges in Dorchester County. More information on these developments can be found via The Post & Courier here.

If your child was a victim of child sexual abuse, we encourage you to come forward to our team of trusted attorneys. We are advocates for and champions of victims of child sexual abuse in Charleston. Our experience navigating these delicate situations will help keep your child safe from further harm, and we will work tirelessly to seek justice.

Yarborough Applegate is interested in speaking with anyone who might have information about the ongoing sexual abuse at NewSpring Church. We welcome any children, parents, and families of those affected to come forward and call us with any questions or concerns. Our partners David Yarborough and William Applegate are available to speak at any time. Call us at (843) 972-0150.


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