Cuyahoga County

Priest jailed for stealing from parish looking to be released

9/23/2014
CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - The decision whether to release a priest, serving time for theft, early from prison was delayed for 30 days. 

Fr. Andrew Matthews, longtime pastor at St. Helena, a Romanian Catholic Church, was in court Tuesday morning for a hearing.

That decision was delayed because the family is selling the property that was supposed to be used as restitution.

Read the entire article and see video from the courtroom at 19actionnews.com.