Ordained in 1961, Father Robert Ruglovsky was named by the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis as having a substantiated claim of sexual abuse of a minor on May 22, 2014.
Father Ruglovsky was ordained in the Byzantine rite, but may have received faculties to provide ministry within the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis as well as within the Eparchy of Parma.
According to the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, Father Robert Ruglovsky worked at the following parish:
§ St. John the Baptist, Minneapolis (Byzantine rite parish)
In May 1987, Father Ruglovsky pled guilty to six counts of criminal sexual conduct in Hennepin County District Court and was sentenced to one year in a workhouse with 15 years of probation.
Father Robert was permanently removed from ministry in 1987 and died in 2006.