Seminarian Marcin Burek

Status: Arrested

Diocese: Diocese of Trenton NJ

From Poland. Arrested in 10/11 after driving down streets and trying to lure at least four girls, ages 13-19, into his car by offering them alcohol and offering to pay them $10 for sex. Per the diocese, Burek was studying on a student visa to gain “parish ministry experience and to further discern his vocation.” He was attending St. Mary’s Seminary in Baltimore, MD. He denied the allegations. Was no longer living in parish setting or attending the seminary.


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