Br. Antonio F. Antonucci

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Order: OSB
Status: Acquitted

Diocese: Diocese of Worcester MA

Antonucci ran a street ministry for young children. Charged in 1993 with fondling a 15-year-old boy. Acquitted by court in 5/1996. Also named in a civil suit against Fr. Albert Liberatore in Scranton, PA. The suit claimed Liberatore’s victim went to Antonucci for help and that Antonucci encouraged him not to tell because it would ruin his life. In 3/2007 the court dismissed the “aiding and abetting claim” against Antonucci, which was part of the suit. Included on the Rockville Centre diocese’s list in 3/2021. Abuse allegedly occurred in a private home in Port Jefferson. (Per the list, Antonucci was of the O.S.F. order; the lawsuit shows him as an O.S.B. monk.)

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