Port Jefferson Doctor Accused of Forcible Touching

A neurologist has been arrested for allegedly forcibly touching a female patient in his Port Jefferson office two months ago, Suffolk County police said.

Dr. Jacob Mathew was charged Wednesday with forcible touching.

Police said the 58-year-old doctor forcibly touched the victim during a treatment visit at his Oakland Avenue office in February.

He will be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip at a later date.

Sixth Squad detectives are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information on this case to call them at 631-854-8652.

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