His official profile also says that he has never had his hospital privileges restricted in any way. Within days of Tillman's arrest, Tallahassee Memorial Hospital suspended his privileges to practice there, issuing the following statement: As an employee of Anesthesiology Associates, Dr.At the time of his arrest he was allegedly found to be in possession of a prescribed substance.He was taken to Penrith Police Station, where he was charged with using a carriage service to procure person under 16 years of age for sexual activity and possess prescribed restricted substance.A man has been arrested and charged with procuring, what he believed was a 14-year-old girl, for sexual activity.Police say that earlier this month, strike force officers began engaging online with a man following investigations into the sexual abuse and exploitation of children facilitated through the internet.The man allegedly believed he was speaking to a 14-year-old girl and made numerous sexually explicit comments to the child and requested to meet the girl for the purpose of sexual activity.
Theresa Collington at Tampa Bay's The arrest report indicates that Tillman started communicating with what he thought was a 14-year-old girl from Jacksonville in November 2008 using a Yahoo Messenger chat room.Only 10 of the conversations were discussed in the report.He has been bail refused and to appear at Penrith Local Court later today. The report states Tillman contacted the girl numerous times after that first conversation, sometimes saying he wanted to meet and have sex with her.
Tillman has pleaded not guilty and his case has yet to be resolved.In the meantime, Tillman remains a fully licensed physician in Florida without any mention of the arrest on the Florida Department of Health's website.