Church leaders seek potential victims of abuse by deceased Toledo Roman Catholic priest

Daily Reporter

First Posted: March 27, 2015

TOLEDO, Ohio — Roman Catholic leaders are looking for potential abuse victims of a deceased priest who once served at a Toledo high school and who the leaders confirm abused a minor more than a dozen years ago.

The Toledo-Detroit Province of the Oblates of Saint Francis de Sales as well as the Toledo and Detroit Catholic dioceses announced the accusations earlier this week through their websites.

The Blade reported Friday ( ) that the Rev. James Roth died in February after taking a high dose of insulin while on a drug study for diabetes.

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