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Oklahoma doctor behind bars, accused of sexually abusing young girl

Gerald Snider, Source: KJRH

Gerald Snider, Source: KJRH

TULSA, Okla. – A Tulsa doctor is behind bars after allegedly sexually abusing a young girl he was babysitting.

According to KJRH, Dr. Gerald Snider, 70, was arrested Monday afternoon and booked into the Tulsa County Jail for the sexual abuse of a minor.

The arrest report states the doctor was babysitting a 12-year-old girl and her brother when a witness found Snider and the victim naked in his bedroom.

Police say the witness saw Snider engaged in a sex act with the young girl.

According to the report, Snider said he often locked the victim in his room and they slept in the same bed.

Snider was jailed without bond.

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