Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Technician Arrested for Sexually Assaulting Patient

Hospital technician Brendan Higgins has been arrested for sexually assaulting a female patient at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital in Dover. Higgins has been charged with two counts of sexual assault for allegedly touching the patient twice in an inappropriate fashion. It is not known at this time the age of the victim or how long Higgins had worked at Wentworth-Douglass. According to the Daily Journal, “Higgins was suspended from work on Sept. 15. He is no longer employed by the hospital.”