Fr. Peter G. Mitchell

Ordained: 1951
Status: Accused

Died: 05/20/2016
Diocese: Archdiocese of Hartford CT

Information released on 9/19/2014 showed that Mitchell had been named as an abuser in a civil suit filed in 11/2012. Retired in 2001. Suit was set for trial in 11/2014. No criminal charges filed. He allegedly sexually violated a boy in the priest’s car and home on Colony Road in New Haven. Mitchell died 5/20/2016. Included on the Hartford archdiocese’s list 1/22/2019. On the Norwich diocese’s list 2/22/2019, which notes that he was removed from ministry in 2001.

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