Father Armand Cyr
Diocese of Portland
Assigned as follows:
- St. Mary (Bath, ME)
- St. Joseph (Gardiner, ME)
- St. Mary (Bangor, ME)
- St. Thomas (Dover-Foxcroft, ME)
- St. Peter (East Millinocket, ME)
- St. Matthew (Hampden, ME)
- St. Gabriel (Winterport, ME)
Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Fr. Armand Cyr:
Fr. Armand Cyr was ordained a priest in 1961, who served in multiple parishes in the Diocese of Portland. According to media reports, allegations of child sexual abuse in 1949 and 1957 against Fr. Cyr surfaced in 2002. The alleged victim was 11 years old when the first incident occurred. Details regarding the location and nature of the alleged abuse were not made available. The second incident occurred in 1957 when the same victim was 19 years old. The victim claimed that Fr. Cyr molested her when he drove her home from college during Christmas break.
Fr. Cyr died in 1977.
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