A beloved priest who was killed in the Humboldt County city of Eureka was beaten to death with a wooden stake and a metal gutter pipe, his autopsy shows.
Police have found their man, 43-year-old Gary Lee Bullock of Redway, suspected in the killing of priest and professor Rev. Eric Freed, whose body was discovered in the rectory of St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Eureka on New Year’s Day.
Police identify a suspect in the killing of a respected priest and educator who was found dead in a church rectory in Northern California.
A Eureka priest who failed to show up to morning mass was found dead inside his own church on New Year’s Day.
Santa Clara County prosecutors announced Wednesday they will not seek perjury charges against Fr. Jerold Lindner, a Jesuit priest who allegedly lied under oath at the trial of a man accused of attacking Lindner for molesting him more than 30 years ago.
A Marin County priest has pleaded not guilty to exposing himself to an investigator during an undercover sting at China Camp State Park.
Santa Clara County prosecutors Friday officially announced their decision not to re-file misdemeanor charges against William Lynch for beating Fr. Jerold Lindner, who Lynch claims molested him more than three decades ago.
Attorneys for William Lynch said prosecutors knowingly allowed a witness to perjure himself during the trial.
A priest in the Sacramento Roman Catholic diocese has been arrested on accusations that he molested a child, Bishop Jaime Soto announced Thursday.
Former Roman Catholic priest Patrick Joseph McCabe was extradited to Ireland Sunday night to face charges of assaulting six young boys in the Dublin area between 1973 and 1981.