Cancer specialist sexually assaults sick children while their parents were in another room (video)By Mason White 5:23 PM December 1, 2014
By: Feng Qian
(Scroll down for video) A cancer specialist was arrested, charged and convicted of sexual assault after sexually assaulting sick children while their parents were waiting in another room, prosecutors in the United Kingdom said.
Dr. Myles Bradbury, 41, admitted to abusing 18 children, aged between 10 and 16, without medical justification, the Cambridge Crown Court heard.
He abused children with serious illnesses such as hemophilia and leukemia.
The married father of 1 child, pleaded guilty to 25 offenses, including sexual assault, voyeurism and possessing more than 16,000 indecent images.
Police also found 170,425 images on a pen camera, which the doctor used to capture pictures of his victims while they were partially clothed, but none of them were classified as indecent.
Bradbury worked at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge. He also participated in church and scout groups.
According to the police investigation, Bradbury isolate patients from their parents, and asked them to undress before encouraging them to pleasure themselves.
When one of the victims expressed concern with his mother, she replied: “He is a doctor, it must be necessary.” Bradbury was arrested after police in Canada notified police in Cambridge, that he had bought a DVD with indecent images of children.
Bradbury has been sentenced to serve 22 years in prison.