A doctor has been arrested by the Benue State Police Command for raping a female patient who was on admission in a hospital where he practices.
The suspected rapist, Toi (not real name), is a medical practitioner with Tersoo Clinic in Naka town, Gwer West local government area of Benue state.
It emerged that the doctor had reportedly tested positive to HIV/AIDS and was receiving Anti-Retroviral (ARV) treatment at the General Hospital, Naka, before the incident occurred.
According to medical sources, the female patient was brought to the clinic for emergency medical attention and after been placed on drip, recovered partially.
However, Toi took advantage of the fact that she was unconscious and forcefully had carnal knowledge of her.