Former Priest Indicted on Federal Child Exploitation Charges

November 3, 2015

A former pastor of a Louisville parish was indicted on federal child exploitation charges.

According to Tuesday’s indictment, Stephen Pohl accessed and viewed images of child pornography online between January and August of this year.

He was arrested in Florida in August after law enforcement searched his parish office and the rectory at Saint Margaret Mary as well as his home.

Pohl resigned as pastor after his arrest.

If convicted, he faces a maximum 10 years in prison.








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