Former nurse found guilty of sexual battery on a patient
POSTED: Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 5:30pm
UPDATED: Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 5:34pm
RAPIDES, LA — A former Rapides Regional Hospital nurse has been found guilty of sexual battery on a patient.
A jury deliberated for just over an hour before finding Phillip Raines guilty.
The victim testified that he woke up after surgery to find Raines fondling him. He then fled the recovery room and notified other hospital empolyees about the incident.
Raines is scheduled for sentencing on May 4.