VICTORIA (NEWS1130) – A former Victoria-area Roman Catholic priest has been convicted of a sex-related crime.

Phil Jacobs, 63, has been found guilty of touching a person under the age of 14 for sexual purposes.

A judge acquitted him of three other charges.

It all goes back to 2001, when he was a priest in Saanich.

A sentencing date is expected to be set March 6.