PENSACOLA, Fla. — A Florida nurse was arrested Friday for sexual assault charges against a patient, according to the Pensacola Police Department.
James Bemis, 71, is charged with sex assault and indecent exposure, jail records show.
Police say a male patient was conscious when the crime was committed in March 2019.
Following the incident, a report was immediately made.
The alleged victim is an adult with a disability, according to the charges.
Bemis was employed for 46 years at Baptist Hospital, police say.
He is being held on a $25,000 bond.