Another doctor arrested in Detroit area genital mutilation case

The FBI has arrested a doctor and his wife who ran a medical clinic where another doctor mutilated the genitals of little girls.   Dr. Fakhruddin Attar, 53, offered the use of his medical clinic to Dr. Jumana Nagarwala, the Detroit emergency room doctor who was charged last week with carrying out the procedure on two 7-year-old girls. In a complaint unsealed Friday charging the couple in the conspiracy, prosecutors offered new details about how they say the procedures were arranged and carried out. To help set them up, the complaint said, Attar exchanged more than 50 phone calls with a Minnesota number in the four months leading up to the evening of Feb. 3, when surveillance cameras captured him, his wife and Nagarwala arriving at Burhani Medical Clinic in Livonia, Mich. Details of how the mutilations were carried out are sickening: The girls were brought to Detroit from Minnesota for a “special girls trip,” one of them told investigators....(Read Full Post)