SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- Police in San Antonio are investigating an attack on a Catholic priest from Bastrop.
Investigators say they found Father Rafael Padilla Valdes in a motel room near I-10 and I-37. He was partially clothed, injured, and under the influence of drugs and alcohol.
Father Padilla serves as pastor at Ascension Parish in Bastrop.
The diocese says he is in good condition, but cannot comment further because of the police investigation.