EAST MEADOW, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A hospital worker is accused of inappropriately touching a patient on Long Island.
It happened around 9 a.m. Sunday at Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow.READ MORE: NYC Primary Day: Polls Open For Voters To Choose Next Mayor
Police said Taylor Melecio was transporting a 29-year-old woman back to her room when he touched her inappropriately.READ MORE: Primary Election Day Guide For Voters In New York
The victim reported the incident, and Melecio was arrested on charges of forcible touching.MORE NEWS: Road To Reopening: Dance Parties, Watch Parties Feature Happy Crowds In New York City And Beyond
Police ask anyone who thinks they may have been a victim to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.