Former priest accused of sexual abuse found shot dead in Nevada home

70-year-old John Capparelli had been barred from teaching in New Jersey public schools based on sexual misconduct allegations from decades prior.
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If you take a look here on the porch you can see that the distress lights are still blinking at this home in Henderson three neighbors had confirmed to us that the seven year old victim found dead inside. Is John cap a rally a retired math teacher and former priest. Do you ever let's go through neighbor right across the street from me seeing many many times and that the put him. We showed that picture again nor land or who often solid have a rally walking his dog. It's from its when he thirteen news article. Detailing how Capra rally was barred from teaching in New Jersey public schools based on claims of sexual misconduct allegations. From more than thirty years ago. You know we'll look across and realized right there we pistols to a calmer hopes so and so tragic happened to feel pretty story but. There'll. Through and through twisted twisted world we live in. According to that published report temporarily agreed to have this teaching certifications revoked. As a result of allegations he groped teenage boys in the seventies and the eighties when he was a priest. One of the men set to testify before the state board of examiners in that case after reaching a settlement with the church with rich bitter. Who talk to us yet face time. Serial predator. And he's a sociopath. He's a criminal. Henderson police say capitol rally was shot in the neck his body was found in the home after police received a call to check on his wealthier. No suspects have been identify. Yeah it's a sorry I can't say that I. Ideally or loss. I'm just cut out. I don't want to sound cold but the world is safer place without Carla wade thirteen action news elevating Las Vegas.

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