NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A prominent Uptown plastic surgeon was arrested on as he appeared in court of a bond hearing on forcible rape and video voyeurism charges.
Dr. Ali Sadeghi was arrested inside an Orleans Parish Courtroom when he showed up for a bond hearing. He was indicted last week on charges of forcible rape and video voyeurism.
According to our partners at Nola.com | The Times-Picayune, when Sadeghi walked into the courtroom, an assistant district attorney directed two NOPD officers to arrest him on an open arrest warrant.
He needed to be booked on new charges after investigators found child pornography on his phone.
Sadeghi was set to be booked and immediately brought back into the courtroom for his bond hearing the first set of charges.