Doctor arrested for unlawful sexual contact
Published: Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Updated: Tuesday, May 15, 2012 06:05
Doctor Pierre Leroy, 84, of Newark, was arrested earlier this month by the Newark Police Department for unlawful sexual contact with a 35-year-old patient, according to a police news release.
An investigation revealed that when the victim visited Leroy’s office on April 12 for medical treatment, he made unlawful sexual contact with the victim. The victim reported the incident on April 16, and the Newark Police Department began a formal investigation with the state’s Attorney General’s Office and the Division of Professional Regulations in Delaware, the release said.
Leroy was arrested on May 4, for five counts of unlawful sexual contact. He was released after posting a $2,500 secured bond.