Local Doctor indicted on 55 counts of rape, gross sexual imposition

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - A Lucas County Grand Jury has indicted Dr. Haridas Dasani on 55 counts of rape and gross sexual imposition.

Dr. Dasani, who specializes in addiction medicine, faces 28 counts of rape and 27 count of gross sexual imposition.

The FBI carried out a raid on November 30th, 2016 at his office on Commerce Park Boulevard in Northwood.

13abc spoke exclusively with Dr. Dasani on December 2nd, 2016. At that time, he told us he had always acted properly with patients and felt the investigation was sparked by other doctors who were jealous of him.

A warrant has been issued for Dasani's arrest.