Fr. John M. Mendicoa

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Ordained: 1967
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Boston MA

From Spain. Assigned to Sacred Heart in Roslindale when the archdiocese announced 8/14/11 that Mendicoa was placed on leave after an allegation that he sexually abused a child in the 1980s. Law enforcement was notified. Worked in PA, MD and Washington DC. At various times, he also appeared to be affiliated with different Orders. In the Boston archdiocese’s database as of 3/12. In 4/12, the archdiocese found allegations to be “unsubstantiated” and assigned him to status of “senior priest, restricted.”

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