Brainerd, MN (Learfield News Service) -  A worker at an assisted living facility in Crow Wing County is accused of sexually assaulting patients living there.

Another employee told police he caught David DeLong in the middle of sexually assaulting a 78 year old female resident last year at the facility in Pequot Lakes.

DeLong is charged with six counts of criminal sexual conduct in the case. The Pine River man is scheduled to return to court March 3rd for a hearing.