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The network made the announcement on Tuesday after it was reported that Collins, best known for his role as Reverend Eric Camden on the WB's religious family drama, is being investigated by police for child molestation.
"As a top family-friendly network, we are deeply concerned for the families that are potentially affected by these disturbing allegations surrounding actor Stephen Collins," UP TV President Charley Humbard said in a statement. "7th Heaven has been a beloved family show and a fan-favorite on our network. We have made the decision to remove the series from our schedule effective at 5 p.m. ET today.