|For Immediate Release
July 21, 2009
|Susan Kang Schroeder
Public Affairs Counsel
*Video of the arrest will be available
WHO: Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas and a representative from the Costa Mesa Police Department.
WHAT: Will have a press conference announcing the arrest and filing of charges against a former Catholic priest, Denis Lyons, for molesting a young male parishioner over the course of three years more than a decade ago beginning when the child was 7 years old. The defendant had previously been charged with molesting three additional young boys, but the charges later had to be dismissed due to a U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
WHEN: Today, Tuesday, July 21, 2009, at 11:00 a.m.
WHERE: First floor law library, Orange County District Attorney’s Office, 401 Civic Center Drive W., Santa Ana, CA 92701