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Paster Charged With Raping Two Boys

A pastor has been arrested for investigation of child rape and molestation involving two boys.

The Rev. Robert Dwayne Bennefield, 32, was arrested Thursday without incident at his church, Lighthouse Christian Center, posted bail and was released pending an appearance today in Clark County Superior Court.

The arrest warrant cited potential charges of first-degree child rape and second-degree child molestation.

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