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Stotfold GP charged over pre-employment medicals

A GP from Bedfordshire has been charged with eight counts of indecent assault.

Charges against Dr Robert Lewis, 48, of Northbridge Street, Shefford, relate to medicals carried out between 1999 and 2003, police said.

The GP, who works at Larksfield Doctors Surgery in Stotfold near Hitchin, will appear at Bedford Magistrates' Court on 3 December.

The relevant medical governing bodies are aware of the investigation, the police spokesperson said.

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