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Park Street Church minister resigns after allegedly peering in neighbor’s window

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For the past eight years, the Rev. John E. Chung served as one of the top ministers at Boston’s historic Park Street Church, deploying missionaries around the globe while delivering sermons on the importance of service.

But his tenure ended abruptly last week when he resigned after his arrest stemming from a Peeping Tom incident near his Brookline home. What’s more, neighbors told police it wasn’t the first such incident involving the 39-year-old minister.

Just before 10 p.m. on June 23, police responded to a call from one of Chung’s neighbors, who said he saw Chung “hunched over and peering into his bedroom window” where his girlfriend was changing, according to an arrest report.

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