Optometrist’s License Placed on Probation in Connection With Assault


And he agreed not to renew the license.

The Iowa Board of Optometry has taken steps to prevent an optometrist who was convicted of assaulting a colleague from practicing. The license of Allen Jones, of Sheldon, has been put on probation until June 30, 2018, the Sioux City Journal reports. And Jones has agreed, in a settlement with the board, not to attempt to reactivate the license after that point. Jones, 69, was convicted in 2015 of misdemeanor assault. Accused of attacking a fellow optometrist, he was handed a one-month suspended sentence along with probation, according to the newspaper.

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