CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The jury trial for a Cleveland bishop accused of sexually assaulting a teenager for three years began Thursday morning.
John Kelly is a bishop at Shepherds of Joshua New Beginnings Church.
Cuyahoga County prosecutors have charged Kelly with sexual imposition and gross sexual imposition.
According to prosecutors, Kelly molested a 15-year-old girl from 2014-2017.
Kelly, 61, was indicted in Nov. 2017.
He also has a prior criminal conviction for aggravated assault.