Medical Sex Abuse

Breaking the Silence

Colorado nurse accused of sexually abusing two female patients

Antonio Nieto, a former nursing assistant, is accused of molesting two female patients who were assigned to his care. He has pled not guilty to two counts of sexual assault on an at-risk adult, four counts of sexual assault and one count of unlawful sexual contact of an at-risk adult. and is awaiting trial.

Nieto is accused of sexually assautling a 59-year-old, a 73-year-old and a 93-year old while working at Broomfield Skilled Nursing.


In January 2015, Nieto was convicted of assaulting two of the women. Initially sentenced to serve 12 years for each victim, Nieto could see a lifetime sentence if he is not judged to show remorse or if he fails to go through counseling.


ABCnews7 Denver — AP 2013

ABCnews7 Denver — Molly Hendrickson & Phil Tenser 08/20/2013

Broomfield News —  Megan Quinn 01/15/2015