MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Twin Cities area pastor is on leave after the Archdiocese says it received a credible sexual abuse allegation.
The Rev. Robert Fitzpatrick is accused of sexually abusing a minor in the 1980s.READ MORE: Ray Reco McNeary To Be Charged In St. Cloud Bank Standoff
Fitzpatrick is currently the pastor at Corpus Christi Parish in St. Paul and St. Rose of Lima Parish and School in Roseville.READ MORE: COVID In MN: Nearly 60% Of State's Eligible Population Has Had At Least 1 Vaccine Dose
In the 1980s he served as an Associate Pastor at Holy Spirit in St. Paul and as pastor at St. John the Evangelist in Little Canada.MORE NEWS: Derek Chauvin Faces Separate Federal Indictment Accusing Him Of Holding Teen Down By The Throat In 2017
The Archdiocese says it has notified law enforcement about the allegation.