Doctor Arrested for Allegedly Assaulting Co-Worker

A Lake County doctor was arrested last week for allegedly sexually assaulting a co-worker. According to
the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, the complaint against 56-year-old Mohamad Moutaz Almawaldi, of Lakeport, was filed back in August. The co-worker told police that the doctor forcefully kissed her and pulled down her shirt. The case was handed over to the Lake County District Attorney’s Office, who filed a complaint with the Lake County Superior Court. An arrest warrant was issued on November 30th, and the arrest was made last Wednesday. Almawaldi posted bail and was released.