Former Pittsburgh Priest Sentenced To Probation For Sexually Abusing Minor

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A former Pittsburgh priest was sentenced to probation in Massachusetts for sexually abusing a minor.

James Gillette was sentenced and has to register as a sex offender.

He pleaded guilty to two counts of “unnatural acts” with a minor.

One of the victims said the abuse happened when he was between 9-13 years old.

In 1994, Gillette was assigned to St. Paul of the Cross Monastery in Pittsburgh.