Former Sleep Lab Tech Accused of Touching Female Patients Inappropriately
A Former Florida Sleep Lab tech is accused of touching female patients inappropriately. Two women say 52 –year–old Andrew Chickoree touched them sexually. One at a lab in New Port Richey, and another in Zephyrhills.
Patients who come to a sleep lab hope to learn if they have sleep apnea, by nodding off with electrodes attached to their scalp. Police say, At the Pasco County Sleep Center, Chickoree interrupted the sleep study to touch the victim under the guise of getting better readings on the test. It was all caught on camera.
Chickoree is not an employee at either location. He worked for a third party.