EL MONTE - A chiropractor accused of inappropriately touching a female patient was released from jail today on $125,000 bail.
Dr. Marwan Loutfi Chahayed, 50, was arrested Wednesday and charged with one felony count each of sexual penetration by a foreign object and sexual battery by restraint.
The criminal complaint alleges that the crimes occurred May 24 of last year and involved one woman.
The Tarzana resident practices at an office in the 11100 block of Valley Boulevard in El Monte, according to El Monte police Detective Ralph Batres, who said evidence was gathered against Chahayed through the use of DNA and the cooperation of the alleged victim.
He asked anyone with information about possible additional victims to call (626) 580-2100. No court date has been set.