Anesthesiologist Accepts Plea Deal

An anesthesiologist accused of stealing narcotics from IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital has pleaded guilty to two of the nine charges pending against him. 52-year-old Jose Ramos of Fort Wayne pleaded guilty to possession of a narcotic drug and criminal recklessness as part of a plea agreement that would see eight other charges dismissed. The Star Press reports that the judge took the deal under advisement and set sentencing for Feb. 7.