Youth pastor arrested in Yuma

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Robert Warren By Jennifer Thomas Robert Warren By Jennifer Thomas

YUMA, Ariz. -- A youth pastor in Yuma is accused of giving sexual items to a minor.

A woman contacted the Yuma County Sheriff's Office Saturday night and said her daughter had received items of a sexual nature from Robert Warren, 43, according to Lt. Darren Simmons.

Investigators contacted Warren at his residence and he was taken into custody for questioning. Warren reportedly admitted to buying the items and delivering them to the victim's home.

Warren was booked into the Yuma County Adult Detention Facility on two counts of furnishing harmful material to a minor.

Warren is a youth pastor at Valley Baptist Church, 3830 W. Eighth St.

At this time, there does not appear to be any more victims in this case, according to Simmons. However, anyone with any further information should contact the Yuma County Sheriff's Office at 928-783-4427.