Priest Abuse: Diocese to Hold Press Conference Discussing Canton Priest Sex Allegations

Photo courtesy of Our Lady of Peace website
Photo courtesy of Our Lady of Peace website

Posted by Cassie Nist - email

CANTON, OH (WOIO) - A Canton priest is the center of sex abuse allegations now under investigation by the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown.

The Diocese will hold a 3:30 p.m. press conference Tuesday to discuss the allegations.

Reverand Thomas Crum, is currently on leave from Our Lady of Peace church.

Crum faces sex abuse allegations involving a minor. The allegations against Father Crum stem from an incident more than 30 years ago.

Our Lady of Peace is located on 39th Street NW in Canton, OH.

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