Doctor Faces More Sex Abuse Charges After Second Woman Steps Forward

05/05/2012 12:39 pm ET | Updated Jul 05, 2012
  • Lorraine SwansonEmail the Author Oak Lawn, IL Patch

Oak Lawn Police announced Friday afternoon that more charges have been filed against an Advocate Christ Medical Center doctor who has already been accused of touching a female patient inappropriately.

Dr. Rajat Prakash, 46, of Oak Brook, was charged with one felony count of criminal sexual abuse by force on May 2.

Following a misdemeanor battery charge that he had fondled a 32-year-old woman with multiple sclerosis while she was in a semi-conscious state, Oak Lawn police said another woman came forward a few days after charges were filed on Feb. 15.

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