Ymca Fires Former Priest over Sex Abuse Allegations

February 10, 2012

Auburn (WSYR-TV) - A former priest has been fired from the Auburn YMCA after a report found sex abuse allegations against him are credible.

Dennis Shaw worked at the YMCA’s front desk from last summer, up until this week.

That's when the Rochester Diocese released its findings claiming Shaw abused two boys under 16 years old.

They say sexual abuse started in the late 1970s at the St. Francis Assisi Church in Rochester and one of the victims claims it happened over a period of several years








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