Fr. Sebastian Torres – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

| Aug 28, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father Sebastian Torres

Archdiocese of Los Angeles (Extern)

Ordained: 1979

Retired: 1990

Assignment History:

  • 1985-1988: Our Lady Queen of Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1988-1990: St. Emydius (Lynwood, CA)
  • 1990:           Retired

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Sebastian Torres:

Father Sebastian Torres, originally from Nayarit, Mexico, was ordained a priest in 1979, and served in multiple parishes in the Diocese of Los Angeles. According to media reports, his name was included on  Archdiocese updated 2018 list of clergy credibly accused of child sexual abuse after reports of sexual abuse that occurred between 1986-1992 surfaced. The details of the sexual abuse allegations, including when and where the alleged abuse occurred, or the victim’s age/gender, are unknown. His status as a priest, whereabouts, and whether he had access to children from 1990 to the present, is unknown.

Fr. Torres left the Archdiocese in 2007.

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