Woman sexually assaulted by patient at hospital

June 3, 2013 5:59:01 AM PDT
A patient at Harlem Hospital is under arrest, accused of sexually assaulting a woman waiting for care.

The 45-year-old victim had fallen asleep on a stretcher in the emergency room Friday afternoon.

She was woken up by a male patient when police say he started assaulting her.

Hospital staff detained the suspect until police arrived.

His name has not yet been released.

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