Catholic Church and Puerto Rico officials at odds in widening sex abuse investigation

  • by: DANICA COTO , Associated Press
  • Updated: March 11, 2014 - 11:45 PM

ARECIBO, Puerto Rico — First, the Catholic Church announced it had defrocked six priests accused of sex abuse in the Puerto Rican town of Arecibo. Then, local prosecutors disclosed that at least 11 other priests on the island were under investigation for similar accusations.

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