RICHARD JAMES KURTZ, JESUIT PRIEST, ARRESTED ON DECADE-OLD SEXUAL ASSAULT CHARGES
Rev. Richard James Kurtz, a 67 year old Jesuit Priest, was arrested in Chicago withoutincident on charges that he sexually assaulted a Douglas County child 10 years ago. Kurtzworked as a chemistry teacher at the University of Detroit High School at the time of the allegedassault. He is being charged with sexual assault on a child by one in a position of trust andattempted sexual assault on a child by one in a position of trust, both felonies.