AND anesthesiologist was arrested in the early hours of Monday after being accused of rape a sedated patient during a Caesarean at the Heloneida Studart Women’s Hospital, in Rio de Janeiro, according to local media reports. According to the police, the man was captured by the city’s Women’s Service, as the crime was recorded in video.
Police officers rushed to the center after health facility workers be suspicious of the position of an anesthesiologist during surgeries will film you during a cesarean.
The toilet was identified by authorities as Giovanni Quintella Bezerra.According to the G1 news portal, which had access to the video of the crime, the man would have put penis in patient’s mouth when she I was under the effects of anesthesia. Quintella Bezerra has been accused of rape in a state of vulnerability. He faces a sentence from between 8 and 15 years in prison.
In the video released by G1, the patient is unconscious in the surgical bed. A sheet, always used in cesarean sections, separates the woman’s upper body from her lower body.
In these images you can see, on the left side of the sheet, the hospital’s surgical team performing the cesarean section. Meanwhile, on the right side of the sheet, less than a meter away from his colleagues, a man, identified in the video as the anesthesiologist, Ppositions close to the face of the patient. The video shows that the anesthesiologist then unzips his pants, removing the penis, and then inserts it into the woman’s mouth.
Local media explain that the act would have lasted 10 minutes. In the end the man wiped the victim with a towel paper to hide evidence of the crime.
The video was recorded and handed over to the police by nurses of the unit.
The nurses hid a cell phone in the operating room after being suspicious by the amounts of anesthesia that the man used during the operations, as well as his movements when he was close to the patients during the procedures.
Hospital staff moved the delivery room to capture the attacker in perfumes. On Sunday, the doctor had participated in other surgeries in rooms where hidden recordings would be unfeasible.
In video of the moment of arrest, doctor is surprised to receive order from the delegate Bárbara Lomba and surrendered the moment he learned the reasons why he was arrested. Investigate whether the doctor other criminal conduct.
According to the State Health Department of Rio de Janeiro, Giovanni Quintella Bezerra He is an anesthesiologist and has provided his services as a legal entity for six months at the Hospital da Mulher Heloneida Studart and at two other hospitals in the region.
«The doctor is not a servant of the state», assured the secretary of health. He has a title of specialist in anesthesiology and regular professional registration.
The direction of Hospital da Mulher opened a internal investigation take administrative measures and notified the Regional Council of Medicine of the State of Rio de Janeiro.
The Council issued a note confirming that it received the complaints and assured that it immediately opened a precautionary procedure for the immediate suspension of the doctor, due to the seriousness of the case.