was a Mormon church member; pleaded guilty of child sexual abuse

Case Summary

11/17/87

Utah

LDS Thomas Opfar, “admitted child molester is now serving a 5 to 15 year sentence in the
Utah State Prison.” The files indicate that Opfar was “Excommunicated.”

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  1. Thomas Opfar - Perversion Files - LA Times
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