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Edinburg oncologist arrested on sexual assault charges

December 7, 2018

EDINBURG — Police here arrested an Edinburg oncologist Thursday on allegations he sexually assaulted two people and attempted to assault another.

Dr. Eugenio Gerardo Galindo surrendered to police and was arraigned on two counts of sexual assault and one count of attempted sexual assault, according to an Edinburg police news release. He was given a $20,000 cash surety bond.

The probable cause affidavit tied to his arrest was not immediately available from police or the Edinburg Municipal Court, and police provided no other details about the charges.

Galindo was the medical director for Doctors Hospital at Renaissance Cancer Center, up until at least a year ago.

Police ask anyone with information about this case to contact them at (956) 383-8477.

msmith@themonitor.com

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