UPDATE: 2:30pm EST
While leaving jail Friday morning, Dollar was asked about the incident and he responded by saying “Discipline my kid. Love ‘em,”.
Dollar’s bond conditions did not prohibit him from being near his daughter.
(Photo credit: Fayette County Jail)
UPDATE: 1:15pm EST
According to the arrest warrant, it alleges that Dollar-
“intentionally caused physical harm to his teenage daughter by grabbing her around the neck and choking her.”
Dollar’s 15-year-old daughter said her father attacked her after an argument about the girl attending a party.
The warrant states the incident caused a scratch on the right side of the girl’s throat.
Megachurch Pastor Creflo Dollar Jr. was arrested on battery charges in Fayette County, Atlanta early Friday.
According to wsbtv news, Dollar was booked into the county jail at 2 a.m. A judge set Dollar’s bond at $5,000 during a morning hearing.
Police have not released any details on the victim or the circumstances of the arrest.
Dollar is the founder and senior pastor of World Changers Church in College Park, Atlanta. The church has nearly 30,000 members and includes satellite campuses in 10 cities.
Dollar’s weekly services are broadcast across the country.
Stay tuned as more info becomes available…