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Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report Links to the Diocese of Raleigh

08-15-2018

This week a grand jury report was issued in Pennsylvania that cited the names of 301 clergy with credible allegations against them. Fr. William Presley and Fr. Robert Spangenberg were listed among those who have been reported for abusing a child and the reports were found to be true. Fr. William Presley served in the Diocese of Raleigh in Kinston from 1981 to 1983. Fr. Robert Spangenberg served in the Diocese of Raleigh at Our Lady of Guadalupe in Newton Grove and Immaculate Conception in Clinton from 1977 to 1979. If you, or anyone you know was harmed, please call John Pendergrass, Director Office of Child and Youth Protection for the Diocese of Raleigh at 1-866-535-7233.