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Bristol DA releases names of accused priests

The Bristol district attorney’s office in Fall River released the following names of priests it has had under investigation.

Accused Alleged victim(s) Status of investigation
  No case made = Investigators could not
get victims or other witnesses to testify.
Raymond McCarthy 4 No case made
Gilbert Simoes 6 Beyond statute of limitations
Paul Connelly 8 Beyond statute of limitations
Arthur Demello 1 Beyond statute of limitations
John Cronin 3 Beyond statute of limitations
Norman Boulet 2 Beyond statute of limitations
James Murphy 3 Beyond statute of limitations
Donald Bowen1 Indicted yesterday
Stephen Furtado 1 No jurisdiction
Donald Messier 1 Beyond statute of limitations
Stanley Barney 1 * Beyond statute of limitations
Phillip Higgins 1 Beyond statute of limitations
Kevin Tripp 2 Beyond statute of limitations
Raymond Robillard 2 Beyond statute of limitations
David Landry 1 Beyond statute of limitations
Joseph McGuire 1 No case made
Edward Rausch 1 Beyond statute of limitations
Robert Kaszynski 4 Beyond statute of limitations
Albert Berube 1 Deceased
Edward Paquette 4 Beyond statute of limitations
George Avellar 1 Deceased

* District attorney’s list singles Barney as having vehemently denied the charge. No others were listed by the district attorney as having denied or admitted wrongdoing.


Source: Bristol district attorney’s office


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