Laptops, a cellphone and an iPad were seized during the search.
"... After being notified of the matter, the diocese immediately placed Fr. McWilliams on administrative leave pending the outcome of this matter. St. Joseph Parish, Sts. Joseph and John School and the Diocese of Cleveland are committed to protecting children and stand ready to cooperate with law enforcement to assist in the investigation,” according to a statement released by the Catholic Diocese on Thursday.
McWilliams was ordained on May 19, 2017.
The case will now be bound over to the Cuyahoga County Grand Jury.