Doctor’s case accused of murder at Eastern Ontario Hospital returns to court


Hawkesbury Hospital, Hawkesbury, Ontario, March 30, 2021. The case of a doctor in eastern Ontario, who was charged with murder for the death of a man in a hospital, returned to court today. (Ryan Remiorz / The Canadian Press)

L’Orignal, Ontario-A doctor in eastern Ontario has returned to court today for murder after a man died in the hospital where he worked.

Dr. Brian Nadler, 35, was charged with one murder.

Police accused Nadler of the March 25 death of 89-year-old Albert Poidinger, who lived in Point Claire, Que.

Nadler was arrested at Hawkesbury and District General Hospital that same day.

State police are also investigating doctors in connection with some other suspicious deaths in the hospital, but they have not revealed some.

Nadler’s lawyer says his client maintains his innocence.