An unidentified 27-year-old woman in a semi-private section of the emergency room at Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn, New York was allegedly molested by fellow patient Gregory Campfield, who was previously convicted of sex abuse, reports WNBC-TV.
The woman woke up and discovered that she was being molested by Campfield, 52, according to police.
Campfield was arrested and charged with a misdemeanor charge of forcible touching.
A spokesman for Kings County Hospital said in a statement: "Security was immediately alerted, and the male patient was turned over to the NYPD. We are ensuring the patient is receiving all the care and support she and her family need."