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 How often should you eat fish to ward off heart disease? 2018-06-20 14:00 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 Lifestyle Hubbly hooking lots of young adults on tobacco Mental health Being transgender is not a mental disorder, WHO decides Parenting Are prem babies less successful later in life? News Watching 'Incredibles 2' comes with seizure warning in SA Medical Sweet-smelling pee – what’s up with that? News Traditional healer makes history by opening traditional hospital From our sponsors Congestion associated with sinuses can ruin your day Tell us of your unusual allergy and stand a chance to win R2 000! WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher! FLU SURVEY: Stand a chance of winning R2 000 cash! Live healthier Living with sinusitis » 7 common sinusitis myths you shouldn’t believe Are you using the correct treatment for your sinusitis? How your mucus can be a guide to sinusitis treatment Suffering from chronic sinusitis? Your mucus might help identify the most effective treatment. Sleep better » Most physical activities help you sleep better 10 tips for better sleep 10 reasons you may have insomnia and how fix it Here are 10 reasons why you may have insomnia – along with possible ways to solve the problem.