Apr. 23—An EMS worker in Franklin County has been arrested after law enforcement says he inappropriately touched patients during transport.
Robert E. Lee Major, 44, has been charged with Sexual Assault and Lewd Lascivious Molestation of Elderly Disabled Person according to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office. Major works for Weems Memorial Hospital.
According to the release, the investigation started after a victim came forward and stated Major allegedly put his hands inside her underwear and then took her hand and rubbed it against his crotch area during transport.
Since the complaint was filed, several others have come forward with similar allegations.
FCSO is asking anyone who has experienced any inappropriate sexual advances related to this case to contact Lt. James Hamm or Lt. Ronnie Jones at 850-670-8500.