Home > Medical > Erectile dysfunction > News Updated 21 August 2014 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 More in Medical Light therapy may restore male libido 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 Sex US STIs hit all-time high in 2015 Medical Human right-handedness might go back almost 2 million years Mental health Troubled childhood may boost bipolar risk Diet and nutrition Our genes may soon advise our food and lifestyle choices Lifestyle Which skin products are better, ‘medical grade’ or ‘over-the-counter’? Medical Don't believe these asthma myths From our sponsors Join us on Facebook The 2016 sexual health survey Live healthier Exercise benefits for seniors » Working out in the concrete jungle Even a little exercise may help prevent dementia Here’s an unexpected way to boost your memory: running Seniors who exercise recover more quickly from injury or illness When sedentary older adults got into an exercise routine, it curbed their risk of suffering a disabling injury or illness and helped them recover if anything did happen to them. No relief for MS » Drug shows promise against MS in mouse study Vitamin D may slow multiple sclerosis Obesity in girls tied to higher MS risk Exercise may not lower women's risk of MS A Harvard study showed no evidence to support the idea that exercise lowers the risk of multiple sclerosis.