Former Rockford doctor, who sexually abused patients, to be sentenced Friday

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Dr. Charles DeHaan, who pleaded guilty to three counts of aggravated battery for inappropriately touching three of his patients, was back in court Thursday.

One of DeHaan’s victims was handicapped.

The offenses took place between October 2010 and December 2013.

Police investigated after receiving complaints from elderly patients.

DeHaan abused them during health care appointments at his residences, prosecutors said.

He will be sentenced on Friday.


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