Hazel Park man accused of sex assault at hospital

Oralandar Brand-Williams
The Detroit News

Detroit – —A 19-year-old Hazel Park man and former Henry Ford Hospital employee has been charged in connection with an alleged sexual assault of a 52-year-old woman, Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy announced Friday.

Derek Demarcus Scott faces arraignment Friday afternoon in 36th District Court in Detroit on one count of assault with intent to commit criminal sexual conduct and two counts of criminal sexual conduct fourth degree.

Authorities say the woman went for 7:30 p.m. July 28 appointment in the Neurology Unit on West Grand Boulevard when Scott, a patient care technician, entered the examination room and took the woman’s vital signs and allegedly inappropriately touched.

The woman immediately made an incident report with the Detroit Police Department.

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