Fr. Joseph W. Gaughan

Ordained: 1994
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend IN

Pastor of Most Precious Blood in Ft. Wayne. The diocese announced on 12/14/19 that it had received a credible allegation that Gaughan sexually abused a minor over 20 years prior, while assigned to St. Anthony de Padua in South Bend. Placed on leave. Case referred to the Vatican. Added to diocese’s list 1/18/20.

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