Ohio Priest Arrested On Child Sex Charges

Aug 19, 2020

Michael Zacharias

The FBI has arrested an Ohio Catholic priest on child sex trafficking charges. 

Agents believe Michael Zacharias has been engaged in sexual conduct with minors since the late 1990s.  The 53-year-old has been a priest since 2002 and has been assigned to parishes in Toledo, Mansfield, Van Wert and Fremont. He has been placed on administrative leave.