Dodge City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) A Dodge City dentist and his wife are facing a separate misdemeanor charge in connection with striking an 4 year old patient by the Ford County attorney Natalie Randall. Heshun Chen has been charged for battery with physical contact, Ruixia Chen with intimidation of a witness related to the October 7th incident.
Chen says he merely tapped the patient when she was uncooperative during a cleaning. Two of the dentist assistants at the Central Oaks Clinic reportedly quit. Both defendants are scheduled to make their initial court appearance November 12th.