Ex-Detroit priest and old abuse charge surface in Twin Cities

Ex-Detroit priest and old abuse charge surface in Twin Cities

A onetime priest at Holy Redeemer parish in Detroit is at the center of another priest sex abuse controversy involving the embattled Catholic Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis.

Documents obtained by Minnesota Public Radio reveal that a woman contacted the Archdiocese of Detroit in the early 1990s to complain that the Rev. Harry Walsh molested her when she was 15. Walsh was posted at Holy Redeemer parish in southwest Detroit in 1965-67.

An Archdiocese of Detroit spokesman said Thursday that Detroit Catholic officials should have...

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