James John Turner loses Aberdeen hospital job over underwear photos
- 19 June 2014
- From the section NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland
A member of Aberdeen Royal Infirmary nursing staff being investigated for posing for pictures allegedly wearing the underwear of a dead patient has lost his job.
James John Turner, a nursing auxiliary in an acute geriatric ward, was suspended during an inquiry.
An NHS Grampian spokesperson said: "NHS Grampian has concluded its internal investigation.
"Mr Turner's employment has been terminated with immediate effect."
The spokesperson added: "We are aware that Police Scotland are making their own inquiries."
A Police Scotland spokesperson said: "We are aware of the allegations and are at the early stage of our enquiries to establish if any criminality has occurred."