PORT JEFFERSON STATION - A nurse's aide is facing charges after police say he took a picture of a distressed patient and sent it to a friend.

David Rover, of Centereach, allegedly used his phone to take a photograph of a patient who soiled himself. He then allegedly sent the photo to a friend. Rover was working at the Woodhaven Center of Care in Port Jefferson Station.

Police are now investigating whether Rover did this to other patients in his care.