Fed-up victim nabs his priest abuser in sexting sting

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Timothy Schmalz, now 23, was allegedly sexually harassed by a priest when he was a student at Catholic University. He and another student set up a sting operation and posed as a 16-year-old boy on Facebook, friended the priest, and within a week the conversation turned sexual.

Timothy Schmalz, now 23, was allegedly sexually harassed by a priest when he was a student at Catholic University. He and another student set up a sting operation and posed as a 16-year-old boy on Facebook, friended the priest, and within a week the conversation turned sexual.

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NEWARK, N.J. (RNS) A young Catholic priest thought he was swapping explicit text messages with a 16-year-old boy. Turns out it was a former friend who was fed up with years of sexual harassment.