Fr. Charles Robert Manning

Ordained: 1997
Status: Acquitted

Diocese: Diocese of Colorado Springs CO

Also known as Charles Robert Manning. Priest of St. Louis Archdiocese, transferred to CO. Removed 1/21/12 by Colorado Springs diocese from St. Gabriel the Archangel after allegation of abuse of a youth. Arrested 5/22/12 on charges of abuse of a 15-year-old boy. “Retired” 2/23/12 due to declining health. More charges filed 5/31/12 in CO regarding same boy. Living in MO. Denied charges. Jury trial 7/13. Acquitted on sexual assault and porn; found guilty of 2 counts of giving boy marijuana and alcohol. Given 4 years probation as of 9/13.


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