Wednesday
May
04
2016
4:44 am
Weather
 
  Home
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Sports
  Opinion / Letters
  Business
  Arts / Entertainment
  Lifestyle
  Obituaries
  Calendar
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  Classifieds
  DJ Designers
  Archives
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
 
 
 
 
 
Pastor sees bail reduced in molestation case
September 01, 2014, 05:00 AM Bay City News Service

A Daly City pastor charged with lewd acts on a young girl had his bond reduced Thursday from $300,000 to $100,000, prosecutors said.

Venije Cornelis Singkoh, 70, was also ordered to surrender his passport and will have to check in with probation two times a week if released.

Prosecutors said Singkoh was the pastor of the Indonesian Pentecostal Foursquare Church at 378 18th Ave. in San Francisco when he molested a 9-year-old girl several times over the course of a year.

Prosecutors said Singkoh had the girl sit on his lap and would kiss her inappropriately.

The victim told investigators the last incident occurred in February. Daly City police arrested Singkoh after the girl came forward to her parents.

They told other church leaders, and child protective services and police were notified.

Singkoh denied the accusations and has pleaded not guilty to three counts of lewd acts on a child.

Singkoh’s case is set for a preliminary hearing on Sept. 24.

 

 

Tags: singkoh, prosecutors,


Other stories from today:

Man dies after falling from cliff in Daly City
San Carlos school district considering tax renewal: $78 a year parcel tax set to expire next June
San Mateo County police reports
 

 
Print this Page Print this Page  | 
<< Back
 
 
Return To Archives
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
Is the cost of living in the Bay Area worth it?

Definitely yes
For the most part
Sometimes
Getting to be no
Definitely not

 

 
May the 4th Be With You!
 
 
 
 
Ted Cruz ends his bid for Republican presidential nomination
INDIANAPOLIS — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz ended his presidential campaign Tuesday, eliminating the bigges..
Honda, Nissan break records as auto sales stay hot in April
DETROIT — America's love of trucks and SUVs helped push most automakers to healthy sales gains las..
Violence in Syria's Aleppo kills more than a dozen people
BEIRUT — Syrian opposition fighters on Tuesday shelled government-held parts of Aleppo, killing at..
'Hamilton' leads Tony nods, sets record with 16 nominations
NEW YORK — The megahit musical "Hamilton" has grabbed a record-breaking 16 Tony Award nominations,..
More >>  
 
 
  
 
  
 
©2016 San Mateo Daily Journal
San Mateo County marketing