Police look for more victims as priest charged with sex crimes

By Staff Writers
CBC News
Police look for more victims as priest charged with sex crimes | CBC News

Police on P.E.I. are trying to determine if there may be more victims after a priest was charged this week with sexual assault in relation to incidents that allegedly occurred between 1993 and 2010 in Summerside.

Maurice Joseph Praught, 69, of  Stratford, P.E.I., was arrested Monday and released on conditions. On Tuesday, he was charged with six counts of sexual exploitation and four counts of sexual assault.

He is scheduled to appear in court on Dec. 21.

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