Police: Woman raped at NYC nursing home

Police: Woman raped at NYC nursing home

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NEW YORK (AP) - A nursing aide is accused of raping a 64-year-old patient at a New York City facility where he worked.

Authorities say it happened at the Manhattanville Health Care Center in the Bronx.

They say another employee discovered Nanic Aidasani, of Yonkers, on top of the woman Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Journal News, the woman cannot speak because of a stroke.

Aidasani faces felony rape charges. It wasn't immediately clear if he had a lawyer.

The center didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.

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