Fr. Alejandro Buitrago
Diocese: Diocese of Dallas TX
Removed in 2018. Named by diocese as credibly accused on its list 1/31/19. Noted to be retired with faculties suspended. Report 2/3/19 to police from a woman who said Buitrago abused her when she was ages 5-7. She said she contacted the diocesan chancellor in 2015, but did not hear back. Diocesan headquarters were raided by Dallas police in 5/19 related to Buitrago and four other cases.
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