Witness: 3 Religious Leaders Enabled Friar To Be PredatorRecords from a Franciscan religious order show three former leaders knew a friar had been accused of child sex abuse before he was allowed to work at a high school and other jobs where he was later accused of molesting more than 100 children, an investigator testified Thursday.
3 Franciscan Friars Surrender In Child Endangerment CaseThree Franciscan friars charged with allowing a suspected sexual predator to hold jobs where he molested more than 100 children have surrendered.
3 Friars In Pennsylvania Abuse Case Removed From DutiesFriars Robert D'Aversa, Anthony Criscitelli and Giles Schinelli are scheduled to surrender Friday on child endangerment and conspiracy charges.
3 Franciscan Ex-Leaders Charged In Pennsylvania Abuse CaseThree leaders of a religious order allowed a friar and known sexual predator to take jobs, that enabled him to molest more than 100 kids.
DA: AG Taking Over Catholic School Abuse ProbeA county prosecutor says the state attorney general's office is taking over the investigation of sex abuse allegations against a Franciscan friar who helped as an athletic trainer at a Roman Catholic high school in Johnstown from 1992 to 2001.
Friar Accused In Abuse Cases Found Dead At Pa. MonasteryPolice say a Franciscan friar accused of sexual abusing students at schools in two states killed himself at a western Pennsylvania monastery.