February 18, 2019

Nassar transferred to prison in Arizona

11 February 2018, 03:58 | Anna Jefferson

BREAKING: Former Michigan State Doctor Larry Nassar transferred to high security prison in Tucson

Former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar will be 105 when he completes his first 60-year sentence

Larry Nassar has been sent to a federal prison in Tucson after receiving his final sentence.

Former USA gymnastics and MSU doctor Larry Nassar, is now calling an Arizona prison, home.

Nassar, 54, formerly of Holt, was transferred Thursday morning from the Eaton County jail to the Milan Federal Correctional Institution near Ann Arbor.

The prison also has an adjacent minimum security satellite camp, and houses around 1,500 inmates.

The convicted serial sexual predator will eventually be transferred to another facility, though it's unclear where exactly Nassar will be permanently housed, said Matt Newburg, one of the ex-doctor's attorneys.

Margraves last week appeared in court in Eaton County, Michigan, and tried to attack Nassar, but sheriff's deputies stopped him.

Nassar, 54, started serving a 60-year federal sentence for possession of child pornography at the US penitentiary in Tucson, Arizona.

Nassar is accused of sexually assaulting over 200 women and girls. Randy "Duke" Cunningham, the California Republican who resigned in 2005 after pleading guilty to corruption charges.

5 Nassar received 40 to 125 years in prison for three first degree criminal sexual abuse charges. In the unlikely event he outlasts that sentence, he would be transferred to MI to begin serving two 40-year state sentences for the sexual abuse of 10 girls.

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