Plymouth, Ma Priest Placed on Administrative Leave

February 23, 2009

(NECN: Prat Thakkar, Plymouth, MA) - A Plymouth Massachusetts priest has been placed on administrative leave amid allegations that he sexually abused a child about 30 years ago.

Reverend Kenneth LeBlanc is reportedly accused of abusing a 10-year-old girl.

The Boston Archdiocese is investigating and says this is the first accusation of sexual abuse against LeBlanc.

Reverend Kenneth LeBlanc is pastor of Saint Peters Church in Plymouth.

NECN reporter Prat Thakkar has more from Plymouth, MA.


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