January 23, 2006

Retired Priest Charged In Sexual Assaults



A former South Dakota Catholic priest who recently settled an abuse lawsuit has been charged with sexually assaulting girls in Wisconsin.

The Reverend Bruce Duncan MacArthur was taken into custody outside a church housing and recovery center in St. Louis.

The 83-year-old retired priest was charged with sexual intercourse of a child, indecent behavior with a child and attempted indecent behavior with a child.

Posted by kshaw at January 23, 2006 08:02 AM