Home > Medical > Erectile dysfunction > News Updated 08 March 2017 Nurse arrested for stealing penises A Croatian nurse has been nicknamed 'The Penis Collector' after he was found to have stolen numerous genitalia from a hospital morgue. 9 Quiz Do you suffer from ED? » Quiz Are you at risk for ED? » Can't get it up? Strange sex The 52-year old was arrested in the Croatian town of Slavonski Brod on suspicion of possessing human body organs.Local police raided the suspects' apartment where they found numerous human penises soaking in formaldehyde. The solution stopped the organs from rotting.As a nurse, the suspect had easy access to the hospital morgue where police believe he severed the penises from deceased males and took them home.Read: Gynaecologist face charges for secret genitalia photosSlavonski Brod is a mid-sized town of 59 000 and has been inhabited since prehistoric times. Speaking to Queerty.com, hospital spokesman said, "On behalf of all employees of the hospital, I have to say that we are very unpleasantly surprised by an event that threw a shadow over this hospital. Our apologies to the families of the deceased."The man had no prior criminal record and was described by police as a "family man". It remains unclear what the suspect intended to use the penises for. He is currently on bail pending his trial for disturbing the deceased. If he is found guilty, he could face up to two years in jail.Read more:Penis circumcision turns into amputationDemon doctors Peruvian nurse cares for 175 sick cats Harry Phillips NEXT ON HEALTH24X Behind the drama of the world's first heart transplant 2017-12-11 12:00 More: Erectile dysfunctionNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 9 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Mental health Quick survey: Would you tell your boss about your mental illness? Medical 5 ways to protect yourself against fungal infections this summer News SEE: 7 gripping facts on surgery Fitness Are women naturally fitter than men? Medical Shhhh! Patients are sleeping Lifestyle #MeToo in SA: This is what victims feel like From our sponsors Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher! Live healthier Watch out! » Gross fungal infections you can pick up at the gym You go to gym to exercise. But make sure the only thing you pick up is a dumbbell and not one of these gross fungal infections. Holiday health » Your 10-step asthma holiday checklist Don’t let asthma ruin your summer holiday. Whether you are travelling or embracing the summer at home, make sure you plan ahead.