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  • Nurse charged with sexual assault after woman in vegetative state gave birth

    A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of impregnating woman in a vegetative state who gave birth last month at a Phoenix health care facility, Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams said Wednesday. Nathan Sutherland, a licensed practical nurse who was caring for the woman at the Hacienda HealthCare facility, has been arrested and is being booked on preliminary charges of sexual assault and vulnerable-adult abuse, Williams said. Sutherland's DNA "matched the baby" when crime lab...

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  • Phoenix police arrest former nurse after woman in vegetative state gives birth

    The 36-year-old suspect, Nathan Sutherland, was arrested after investigators obtained a DNA sample Tuesday, according to the Phoenix Police Department.

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  • Nurse arrested in case of incapacitated woman who gave birth

    A licensed practical nurse has been arrested on a charge of sexually assaulting an incapacitated woman who gave birth last month at a long-term health care facility, Phoenix police said Wednesday. Investigators arrested 36-year-old Nathan Sutherland, a licensed practical nurse, on suspicion

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  • WR Larry Fitzgerald returning to Cardinals for 16th season

    Star receiver Larry Fitzgerald is returning to the Arizona Cardinals for a 16th NFL season. The Cardinals announced Wednesday that they signed the 35-year-old Fitzgerald to a one-year contract. Team president Michael Bidwell says, "No player has meant more to this franchise or this

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  • Arizona police arrest man for alleged rape of patient in vegetative state

    A worker at a long-term care facility where a woman in a vegetative state recently gave birth to a baby has been arrested and charged with sexual assault, police in Phoenix, Arizona, said on Wednesday.

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  • The Latest: Baby of incapacitated woman 'doing quite well'

    The Latest on the arrest of a suspect charged with sexual assault in the case of an incapacitated woman who gave birth at a long-term health care facility (all times local): 8:40 a.m. Police say the baby boy born to an incapacitated woman at an Arizona care facility is "doing quite

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