Man accused of selling drugs while posing as a pastor

Man accused of selling drugs while posing as a pastor

Posted: Thu Aug 09 17:07:05 PDT 2018
Updated: Thu Aug 09 17:07:05 PDT 2018

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a lee county man is behind bars for allegedly posing as a pastor... sheriff jim johnson says he used that business to get women hooked on hydrocodone... wtvas shant sumpter joins us live from where police say the operation happened.. craig emily i'm a few feet away from the corner outlet where lee hersey is accused of operating a drug business. inside this building is where sheriff johnson says he posed as a pastor, consueled women and got them hooked on hydrocodine. people out here told me they saw a lot of traffic but thought people were buying furniture. we caught hersey heading to court this afternoon. here's videoshowing hersey being escorted into court this afternoon. sheriff johnson says he was selling thepills, andoffering the counseling services inside of the corner outlet store in shannon. as you can see he covered his face heading out of court today. hersey's bond was set at 100,000. the judge says he will be back in courtl on october 22nd. however tonight he is still in jail. variably cloudy skies will be the rule in our weather forecast over the next
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