By BiliranIsland.com Staff
Published 10:00 AM, October 16, 2019
NAVAL, Biliran – Fr. Kenneth Bernard Pius Hendricks, 78, is accused of sexually molesting children, most of them acolytes some as young as 7 years old.
During his arraignment at the Regional Trial Court 16 in Naval, Biliran Province, he pleaded not guilty of the heinous crimes charged against him.
He served as a priest or brother in the Diocese of Naval for about five decades.
He was formally charged with five accounts of Acts of Lasciviousness in relation to Section 5(a) of RA 7610. He is detained in Bureau of Jail Management and Penology Naval (BJMP Naval).