Ohio priest under investigation for relationship with minor threw himself off Chicago skyscraper

James Csaszar

By Kyle Swenson, washingtonpost.com

On Wednesday morning Chicago police promptly cut off rush hour traffic on a street just north of Millennium Park. A man had flung himself from the heights of the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, a sleek, ultramodern skyscraper reaching 82 stories into the downtown skyline.

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office announced the next day it was a suicide, the Chicago Tribune reported. The jumper’s name was James Csaszar.

Three hundred miles away, the ugly news jolted suburban Columbus, Ohio. Until November, Csaszar had worked as a Catholic priest at the Church of the Resurrection in New Albany, Ohio. Then, after misconduct allegations surfaced about the priest, the 44-year-old was placed on administrative leave.

Read more at https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2017/12/22/ohio-priest-under-investigation-for-relationship-with-minor-threw-himself-off-chicago-skyscraper/?utm_term=.9c35a6078b0b

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