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Lookout notice against catholic priest who abused a teenager

The police in Kerala have issued a lookout notice against Father Edwin Figurez, a catholic priest who is accused of abusing a 14-yar-old girl for four months in Puthenelikkara church in Ernakulam.

The girl, a Class 10 student, was involved in church activities and worked with the priest for over a year.

The priest has gone into hiding after Kerala High Court rejected his anticipatory bail on May 5. Police has seized his passport.  

The case against the priest was filed by the girl's mother on April 1st. She alleged that the priest abused her daughter several times over a period of four months.


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