The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating a former nursing assistant on suspicion of sexually assaulting, and in some instances raping, women who were sedated after surgery. The nursing assistant, Guillermo Fernando Diaz, was fired from Cedars in July of 2013.
Since opening the investigation, women have come forward to report their experiences of abuse. One woman alleges that she molested by Mr. Diaz 14 years ago. A co-worker also alleges she was raped 10 years ago.
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