Nurse's Assistant Arrested for Alleged Inappropriate Touching

Jose Alberto Machado. Photo courtesy Washoe County Sheriff's Office.
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RENO, NV - A nurse's assistant is arrested for open and gross lewdness that involved alleged reports of inappropriate touching at a local clinic.

Jose Alberto Machado was booked for five counts of open and gross lewdness after detectives with the Reno Police Department investigated reports of inappropriate touching during pre-employment screenings at a local clinic, according to an official with the Reno Police Department.

According to the official, in November of 2013, detectives with the Reno Police Department Sex Crimes Unit received reports of inappropriate touching by a nurse's assistant.

As more victims began to report similar incidents, officials launched an investigation.

The official say Machado was contacted and admitted to not following proper procedures that resulted in the inappropriate contact.

Anyone with any information regarding this case should contact the Reno Police Department at 334-2115 or Secret Witness at 322-4900.