Larry Nassar moved from Tucson prison after lawyers say he was assaulted

Posted at 12:47 PM, Aug 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-19 14:14:49-04

TUCSON, Ariz. — Former USA Gymnastics doctor and convicted sexual predator Larry Nassar has been moved from a federal prison in Tucson, Arizona.

According to ESPN, Nassar’s attorneys said in a court filing that Nassar was assaulted after being put into the general population at the Tucson Federal Correctional Complex. reports Nassar is an inmate at Oklahoma City’s Federal Transfer Center. It is unclear where he will be placed after being held in Oklahoma.  

Nassar was sentenced up to 175 years in prison after more than 150 women said he sexually abused them.