Youth minister pleads guilty to sexually abusing girls

April 5, 2011 5:30:12 AM PDT
A youth minister in Manhattan who was charged with raping and sexually abusing five girls has pleaded guilty.

Prosecutors say Jeremy Fulton met four of the victims through his work at Mariners' Temple Baptist Church in Lower Manhattan, where he helped run after-school and summer camp programs.

Fulton faces 22 years in prison when he is sentenced on May 20.