Boy Scouts Allege Sexual Abuse in Rochester

Rochester Boy Scouts

ROCHESTER, MN – A lawsuit has been filed in Rochester that accuses Richard Hokanson of  abusing two boy scouts in the 1970’s.

A press conference is expected Monday morning to announce the lawsuit.

According to the release, prominent sexual abuse attorney Jeff Anderson will announce the lawsuit which includes a local church and the Boy Scouts.

They also will talk about the failings of multiple people at the St. Pius X, with the troop and the Boy Scouts, who didn’t report the abuse.

The release says the victims were ages 8 and 9 at the time.


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