Kirksville Doctor Accused of Sexual Abuse Found Dead

A Kirksville doctor accused of sexual abuse has been found dead. 62 year old Robert Parsonson found dead at his home in Brookfield Monday. Police have not released cause of death at this point. Parsonson was a doctor at Preferred Family Healthcare in Kirksville. He was accused of inappropriately touching of a young girl…though that incident did not happen at his practice. Paronson was due back in court in February. He was supposed to have been given a mental evaluation to see if he was fit to stand trial.