Ann Marie (Strall) Hanes
Diocese of Erie
Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations:
In April 2019, the Diocese of Erie announced that it had received an allegation of sexual abuse against its former employee, Ann Marie (Strall) Hanes. The Diocese did not release any information about the allegation, such as the age/gender of the victim, the nature of the misconduct alleged, or DiFrancisco’s affiliation with the Diocese of Erie.
All the Diocese of Erie stated is that its internal review board found the allegation against Hanes credible.
According to the Diocese of Erie, Hanes now resides in Spokane, Washington.
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