Priest placed on leave after behavior concerns

A priest with the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese is now on leave after concerns about his behavior. 
According to the Diocese, Reverend David Rizzo of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish in Altoona was placed on leave for behavior inconsistent with church ministry.
Details remain limited as the investigation is on going, but we do know the incident does not involve a minor. 
Father Rizzo was ordained as a priest in 1999. He was appointed pastor in 2010. 

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