Mark Quinn Anderson

Mark Quinn Anderson. COURTESY PHOTO

El Centro resident and former pastor Mark Quinn Anderson, who is accused of engaging in and attempting to engage in lewd acts with a minor, is scheduled to be arraigned in court on Monday following his arrest Wednesday in the Los Angeles area by the U.S. Marshal’s Service.

Anderson was booked into the county jail on Thursday afternoon and was being held on a $75,000 bond, according to the Imperial County Sheriff’s Office. He is being charged with nine felony counts in connection to the alleged sexual molestation of two juvenile females.

Staff Writer Julio Morales can be reached at or 760-337-3415.

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