Father Stephen Pohl indicted

Father Stephen Pohl, a priest of the Archdiocese of Louisville, was indicted Nov. 3 by a federal grand jury on one charge of accessing and viewing child pornography.

The priest was placed on administrative leave on Aug. 12, when the Archdiocese of Louisville learned he was under investigation by the FBI. Father
Pohl is suspended and may not present himself as a priest, wear clerical clothing or serve in ministry.

He was arrested on Aug. 21, a day after he resigned as pastor of St. Margaret Mary Church, where he had served for six years.

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