Fr. Adrian Poletti

Order: CP
Ordained: 1934
Status: Accused

Died: 12/24/1980
Diocese: Archdiocese of Baltimore MD

Named publicly as accused by the Baltimore Archdiocese on its list 4/24/2019. Allegation to the Archdiocese in 2006 of sexual abuse of a boy, about age 11 or 12, at Camp Gabriel in about 1956. The same accuser said he was also abused Sr. Theonella Flood, at St. Joseph Passionist Monastery School. The victim received a $38K settlement. In 1/2007 a woman reported sexual abuse by Poletti in the mid-1940s when she was age 14 or 15. Poletti died in 1980. Assigned to St. Joseph Monastery Church 1937-1942 and 1951-1959. Included in the 4/5/2023 MD Attorney General’s Report.

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