December 3, 2021
A former nurse who pleaded responsible to sexually assaulting an intellectually disabled lady in a long-term well being care facility in Arizona was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in jail.
In 2018, Nathan D. Sutherland was accused of impregnating a feminine affected person whereas in a vegetative state on the facility.
Prosecutors claimed the sufferer shocked workers on the Hacienda HealthCare facility in Phoenix when she gave delivery. One worker informed a 911 dispatcher, “We had no idea she was pregnant.”
Court docket information present that Sutherland pleaded responsible in September to sexual assault and abusing a weak grownup. He will probably be positioned on lifetime probation and required to register as a intercourse offender upon launch from jail.