JOLIET, Sick. (AP) – Greater than 2,000 medically preserved fetal stays have been discovered on the Illinois dwelling of a former Indiana abortion clinic physician who died final week, authorities stated.
The Will County Sheriff’s Workplace stated in a information launch late Friday that an lawyer for Dr. Ulrich Klopfer’s household contacted the coroner’s workplace Thursday about attainable fetal stays being discovered on the dwelling in an unincorporated a part of Will County in northeastern Illinois.
The sheriff’s workplace stated authorities discovered 2,246 preserved fetal stays however there is not any proof medical procedures have been carried out on the dwelling.
The coroner’s workplace took possession of the stays. An investigation is underway.
Klopfer, who died Sept. 3, was a longtime physician at an abortion clinic in South Bend, Indiana. It closed after the state revoked the clinic’s license in 2015.
Klopfer’s license was suspended by Indiana’s Medical Licensing Board in November 2016 after discovering various violations, together with a failure to make sure certified workers was current when sufferers acquired or recovered from drugs given earlier than and through abortion procedures.