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Pastor resigns after prostitution charge

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RED WING, Minn. -- First Presbyterian Church of Red Wing leadership has called a special meeting Sunday following the resignation of Pastor Gary Elg.

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Elg's resignation was effective Thursday evening, after he told church officials that he had been arrested on prostitution allegations.

"I have failed you as a pastor and a friend," Elg was quoted as saying in a letter sent out to church members Friday. "I have crossed some serious ethical and moral boundaries."

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