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Catholic priest gets prison term for groping sleeping woman on plane

Catholic priest gets prison term for groping sleeping woman on plane

A Roman Catholic priest was sentenced to six months in federal prison and must register as a sex offender for groping a woman on a cross-country flight while she was sleeping, authorities said Monday. Marcelo De Jesumaria, 46, of Valyermo, was also sentenced to six months' home confinement in connection with the incident aboard a US Airways flight from Philadelphia to Los Angeles on Aug. 17, 2014. ------------ FOR THE RECORD: A previous version of this post misspelled De Jesumaria's name as Del Jesumaria. ------------ According to a statement from the U.S. attorney’s office, De Jesumaria told a flight attendant he wanted to sit next to his...

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