Glencoe authorities confirm investigation of sex abuse against priest 23 Aug 17

Glencoe authorities have confirmed they are investigating an accusation of sexual abuse against a Catholic priest. James Devorak has provided a statement to law enforcement and denies the allegation. Devorak was assigned to St. Pius X parrish in Glencoe from 1985 until 1995 and at St. Anastasia parish in Hutchinson and St. Boniface parish of Stewart from 1995 until 2000. His last assignment in the Diocese of New Ulm ended in July 2015. Pending an investigation, Devorak has been removed from public ministry.