Norfolk chaplain arrested, accused of attempting to take indecent liberties with a child

Norfolk

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A Norfolk chaplain is accused of attempting indecent liberties with a child.

66-year-old Victor Matthias Philip was arrested on Friday regarding multiple charges of attempting indecent liberties with a child under the age of 15.

An incident report from Norfolk police shows Philip, of Saint Mihiel Avenue in Norfolk, was arrested by an undercover female detective at a playground on Tidewater Drive. The report says the detective said she was a juvenile.

10 On Your Side learned that Philip worked as a chaplain at Lake Taylor Transitional Care Hospital in Norfolk.

The president and CEO of Lake Taylor Transitional Care Hospital confirmed Philip’s contract to provide chaplain services at the facility and says that his contract had been terminated on Monday.

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