Misdemeanor charge expected against Hollister doctor

Hollister anesthesiologist Annamalai Ashokan is expected to go before a Butte County judge on a single charge of misdemeanor sexual battery, according to Deputy District Attorney Matt Taylor. Ashokan, 65, a resident of Tres Pinos, was arrested by Chico police Jan. 30 on suspicion of felony sexual assault at his practice in Chico. An investigation … Continue reading Misdemeanor charge expected against Hollister doctor