Haiti Police arrest American orphanage founder Michael Karl Geilenfeld

Port-au-Prince Haiti - Haitian police arrested Michael Karl Geilenfeld, an American and founder of the St. Joseph's Home for Boys in Delmas Friday on suspicion of charges of indecent assault and criminal conspiracy...

The Associated Press reports...

Geilenfeld was handcuffed and placed in the back of a police pickup truck and taken to a police station in the Petionville district of Port-au-Prince....

The manager of the orphanage was arrested as well, he rode along with Geilenfeld to the Petion-ville police station, AP said.

Port-au-Prince General Prosecutor Charles Kerson many people brough complaints about that orpnanage...

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Caroline I lived at St. Joesph's Home for Boys in 1997 and 1998, and was the director of Wings of Hope for a short time. After I had been there long enough... see more
Reply · September 18 at 11:04 AM
Yanique Yillard Eske konstitusyon peyi an di pou yo arete yon moune le yo fini minote'l pou yo lage l deye yon pick up truck tankou kabrit.
Reply · September 07 at 11:07 AM
Nulook What did he do? I did not read any specific reasons. How was he abusing these children?i
Reply · September 07 at 8:40 AM
Paula Le gouvernement devrait demander à tous les personnes responsables des orphelinats,soit étranger ou haïtien s de fournir un... see more
Reply · September 06 at 10:02 AM
Haiti Nouvelles Men Nouvel... Haiti - La Police arete yon americain, fondatè yon orphelinat nan Delmas, pou suspicion abu ki fèt... Gede misye laa mare de... see more
Reply · September 06 at 9:23 AM

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