Mineola priest accused of sexual misconduct, steps aside

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A Mineola priest is reportedly stepping aside amid allegations of sexual misconduct with children.

According to Newsday, Rev. Richard Kammerer had been serving as the associate pastor at the Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Church.

The paper says the Nassau district attorney is investigating the allegations.

Kammerer is the third priest in the Diocese of Rockville Centre to step aside over the past two months.

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