January 20, 2005

Baltimore Archdiocese Anounces Sexual Abuse Allegation


Jan 20, 2005 1:45 pm US/Eastern

Baltimore, MD. (AP) The Archdiocese of Baltimore says another sexual abuse allegation has surfaced against a priest already
removed from the ministry for a previous allegation of sexual misconduct.

The Archdiocese says the latest allegation involves a high school student who claims to have been abused in the late 1980s and early 1990s by Jerome Toohey. The case has been reported to the Baltimore County State's Attorney's office.

According to the Archdiocese, the abuse allegedly occurred at Toohey's home.

Posted by kshaw at January 20, 2005 01:33 PM