Teen Sues Catholic Diocese of Brownsville in Sexual Assault Case
By Ildefonso Ortiz
Valley Morning Star
June 6, 2014
|Ronaldo Mitchell Chavez|
Attorneys representing a Mission teenager have sued the Catholic Diocese of Brownsville alleging negligence after the teen had been a victim of sexual assault by a deacon.
The victim, who is only identified as John Doe and is now 18-years old, claims that from 2010 to 2012 when he was an altar server at the San Cristobal Magallanes parish in Mission, Deacon Ronaldo Mitchell Chavez sexually assaulted him, records show.
Police arrested Chavez in January 17 on the charge of continuous sexual abuse of a child, his case remains pending in court.