April 10, 2006

Priest facing sex abuse charges


A priest from County Fermanagh has been remanded on continuing bail at a court in Liverpool on child sex abuse charges.

Father Jeremiah McGrath,62, from Church Road in Rosslea, is set to go on trial in September accused of facilitating the sexual abuse of a 12-year-old girl and sexually touching her.

He is charged alongside another man who is accused of abducting and raping the girl.

Posted by kshaw at April 10, 2006 08:14 AM