Njoku Deliberations Continue

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A Hartford jury has begun deliberating in the first case against a former East Hartford doctor charged with sexually assaulting several of his female patients.

Edwin Njoku (en-JOH’-koo) has denied allegations that he sexually assaulted five patients, and argued in this case the patient was the one making unwanted sexual advances.

The woman has testified that she was forcibly raped in Njoku’s office in October, 2011.

Charges are pending in the other four cases.

The allegations led the state Medical Examining Board to revoke Njoku’s license to practice medicine last year.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Connecticut

Ski Card
WTIC Holiday Stores 2016

Listen Live