By Charisma B. on September 20,2022
During Bishop Lamar Whitehead’s Sunday service, which is live-streamed, there was an altercation leading to both the pastor and visitor Tarsha Howard in handcuffs.
Howard was criminally charged with trespassing and disrupting a religious service following the incident while Whitehead was released. However, Tarsha states that she feels like the victim in the situation.
Howard alleges that the pastor attacked her attacked her while she prayed.
During the service, on video, the pastor can be heard saying “You want to come preach? Come on up here,” as well as “I’m gonna make you famous.” as he claimed that Howard along with another woman that was attending the service with her were sent to his service by a blog who he didn’t name. He repeatedly stated “Let’s give Jesus a round of applause!” then added “while they take pictures and they want to be with social media!”
The woman who was with Howard, who has not been named at this time, began to shout and was escorted out of the building.
Howard then began to approach and confront Whitehead about the accusations he placed on her which led to the situation escalating. Whitehead, claiming to be “protecting his family”, grabbed Howard by the neck and pushed her out of view of…