MANILA, PHILIPPINES – December 7, 2018
Philippine immigration authorities have arrested an American Roman Catholic priest accused of sexually assaulting altar boys in a church in Naval in the island province of Biliran, in a case one official described as "shocking and appalling."
Hendricks, 77, faces charges of engaging in illicit sexual conduct in foreign places, a federal crime that could result in up to 30 years in prison. The case is being run by the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Southern District of Ohio — where Hendricks was previously based.
An Ohio court had i...