Fr. Ronald C. Cooper

Ordained: 1983
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Cincinnati OH

Placed on leave 1/04 after a man came forward to allege that Cooper had touched him inappropriately several times in Bridgetown in 1983-1984 during Cooper’s first assignment after ordination. Cooper admits contact with the youth but claims no sexual intent was involved. Referred to Review Board for further action. Laicization announced 10/14.

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