JUST IN: Riems pleads not guilty to 14 more charges

PERKINS TWP. Accused nursing home rapist John Riems pleaded not guilty to 14 more felony charges in
Sandusky Register Staff
May 24, 2010

PERKINS TWP.

Accused nursing home rapist John Riems pleaded not guilty to 14 more felony charges in a brief arraignment Thursday morning at the Erie County jail.

The most recent charges, 12 counts of rape and two counts of felonious sexual penetration, stem from an ongoing investigation by police. During questioning in January, Riems recalled abusing nearly 100 patients during his 22-year nursing career, police said.

Read more in Friday's Register.