Former Sacred Heart priest charged with stealing ring
Published 05/03/2012, Grand Forks Herald
A former associate pastor at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in East Grand Forks has been charged with stealing a wedding ring left on a kitchen sink by a parishioner. But the Rev. Carlos Felipe Velez Rivera, 45, has not been charged in connection with other allegations made by the Catholic Diocese of Crookston that he misappropriated donations and started a special missions collection without authorization while at Sacred Heart.Word count: 689
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