Glencoe Police find Catholic Priest accusation is unfounded 06 Sep 17

An accusation of sexual abuse towards a Catholic Priest in Glencoe has been unfounded according to Glencoe police following an investigation. Authorities confirmed Tuesday morning the investigation is complete. Reverend James Devorak, a retired priest was assigned to St. Pius X parish in Glencoe from 1985 until 1995. The accusation relates to his time in Glencoe. During the investigation, police spoke with Monsignor Douglas Graham the legal spokesperson for the New Ulm Diocese, and reviewed the church’s personnel file on him. Police learned following allegations against priests in the New Ulm Diocese, Monsignor Douglas reviewed all priest files and found no cause for concern in Dovorak’s personal life.