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The 36-year-old licensed nurse, Nathan Sutherland, has been arrested on suspicion of impregnating a woman in a vegetative state.
The woman gave birth at a Phoenix healthcare facility on December 29, even though she has been in a coma, for 27 years.
Police were able to identify Sutherland by matching his DNA to the babies.
Sutherland is charged with sexual assault and vulnerable adult abuse.