ASSIGNMENT(S) IN ARCHDIOCESE
Administrative Leave (2018)
Our Lady of Grace, Encino (2015-2018)
St. James, Redondo Beach (2014-2015)
YEAR(S) OF ALLEGED MISCONDUCT
YEAR(S) REPORTED TO ARCHDIOCESE
STATUS OF PRIEST
- Removed from ministry
- On administrative leave since January 2018; subject to pending canonical penal process. (updated 12/11/2018)
- Status is the result of allegation in early 2018 by teenage female minor alleging boundary violations.
- After reports to law enforcement and announcements at three parishes where priest had clerical assignments and the eight parishes where priest had internship or a presence as seminarian, two additional teenage females alleged similar conduct and three adult women alleged sexual misconduct.
- Claims investigated by law enforcement and referred to District Attorney. District Attorney declined prosecution. (updated 12/11/2018)