Pedophile priest sentenced to four years imprisonment: Anglican Ink, November 19, 2012 November 19, 2012Posted by geoconger in Abuse, Anglican Ink, Church of England.
Tags: Diocese of Carlisle, Ian Harland, James Newcome, Ronald Johns
A Church of England vicar, who had been shielded by his bishop after charges of sexual abuse were leveled against him 20 years ago, has been sentenced today to four years imprisonment by the Carlisle Crown Court for molesting children.
Judge Rabinder Singh said he was incarcerating the Rev. Ronald Johns (75) as a pre-sentence evaluation found him to be a danger to society and that his behavior was manipulative and predatory.
Read it all in Anglican Ink.