Trial date set for pastor charged with assault

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Jeffrey Reaves, Sr., longtime Petersburg pastor, was arrested last Friday and charged with misdemeanor assault and battery for allegedly assaulting his adult daughter.

He was arraigned this morning in a Chesterfield County court.  He has an attorney and his trial date is June 21 at 10 a.m. 

NBC12 obtained a copy of the arrest warrant for Pastor Reaves. Police said he was never jailed on the misdemeanor charge.

According to the arrest warrant, Reaves is accused of assaulting his daughter last Friday. 

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