A spokesperson for Cardinal George Pell has confirmed that he has been voluntarily interviewed by Victoria Police in Rome, the Cardinal said in a statement yesterday.
The statement said: "The Cardinal repeats his previous rejection of all and every allegation of sexual abuse and will continue to co-operate with Victoria Police until the investigation is finalised.
"The Cardinal has no further comment at this time."
The ABC reports: In a statement, Victoria Police confirmed that "three members of Victoria Police travelled to Rome last week where Cardinal George Pell voluntarily participated in an interview regarding allegations of sexual assault.
"As a result of the interview further investigations are continuing. We are not prepared to comment further at this time," the statement said.
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