The investigation was reportedly launched earlier this year.
On Friday, Oct. 21, the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office said Brackett, a pastor of Holy Trinity Pentecostal Church, was located at his home on Gapway Road in South Carolina and taken into custody.
He was reportedly booked into the Georgetown County Detention Center for child abuse and sexual assault offenses. According to the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office, he will be extradited back to Maryland.
Police are searching for any additional victims, and the investigation remains ongoing.