Priest in the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland assaulted at gunpoint

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CLEVELAND – A priest in the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland was recently assaulted at gunpoint while in confessional.

According to a release, the diocese is working with local law enforcement to further investigate the incident.

There is currently no description of a suspect or information about which church the assault took place in.

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