Fr. William Vincent Bechtel

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Ordained: 1950
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Baltimore MD

Named publicly by the Baltimore archdiocese on its list 4/24/19. Diocese of Harrisburg told Baltimore in 2018 of a claim of sex abuse against Bechtel, occurring while at to Mt. St. Joseph High School, where he was assigned 1979-89. More allegations of abuse while at Mt. St. Joseph followed. Bechtel died in 1994.

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