LONG ISLAND PRIEST STEPS ASIDE AFTER SEXUAL ALLEGATIONS
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November 5, 2018
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (AP) — A Roman Catholic priest on Long Island is stepping aside following allegations of sexual misconduct involving children.
The Diocese of Rockville Centre, which covers Long Island, said Monday that Richard Kammerer will stay off the job until further notice. Diocesan spokesman Sean Dolan said they received information causing them to be concerned about Kammerer’s “interactions with youth.”
Newsday reports that Kammerer had been serving as associated pastor of Corpus Christi