Police investigate alleged ER sex assault

February 13, 2009 2:11:57 PM PST
Chicago police are investigating allegations of a sexual assault in the emergency room at Weiss Hospital.A woman in her 50s claims she awoke in the ER Thursday night to find a hospital employee assaulting her. Police say the alleged incident happened as she came out of sedation.

When the woman woke up, she found a hospital employee was touching her inappropriately.

The woman is in good condition at the hospital.

Police have no one in custody. The hospital is also investigating the incident.