A Newark man has been charged with committing 17 lewd acts on an elderly male patient at a Fremont care facility, according to The Argus.
Bruce Michael Goulart, 57, allegedly committed the acts while working as a caretaker at the Crestwood Treatment Center, the Argus reports.
According to its website, Crestwood Treatment Center is a skilled nursing facility that specializes in providing long-term care for individuals with organic brain disease.
Goulart, who was arrested Aug. 30, was arraigned Wednesday and is due back in court next week to enter a plea.
He is currently being held at Santa Rita Jail on a $500,000 bail, according to online court records.