Emmet County Doctor Formally Charged With Ten Sex Crimes

We can now update you on a doctor accused of sexually abusing a patient.

Dr. Richard Ferguson was a family doctor at Little Traverse Bay Family Medicine outside of Petoskey.

The doctor had treated the patient since she was a child, and she eventually went on to work for him.

Dr. Ferguson is charged with ten sex crimes with the one victim including attempted sexual intercourse under the pretext of medical treatment.

He will be back in court in June.