The North Bergen pastor convicted of molesting a 13-year-old boy just shy of a year ago may have left the country after skipping out on his sentencing 10 months ago.
Gregorio Martinez, 48, who was also referred to as a prophet and exorcist during his trial, was convicted by a
Hudson County jury on Feb. 25, 2015, of aggravated criminal sexual contact with a minor.
“He has been a fugitive from justice since his conviction,” Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez said.
A source with knowledge of the case said it is believed that Martinez, who faced up to five years in prison, left the country after he was convicted.
Read more at NJ.com
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