Jury selection set for former priest facing child sex abuse charges


April 1, 2019

Jury selection begins for a former Albuquerque priest facing federal sex abuse charges Monday.

Arthur Perrault is accused of assaulting an 11-year-old boy at the Santa Fe National Cemetery and Kirtland Air Force Base, where he served as a military chaplain in the 90s.

Court documents say Perrault had as many as eight other victims. He returned to the United States back in September after his arrest in Morocco. Perrault who is 80 has pleaded not guilty.

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