Dr. Ky, accused of sexual assault, is associated with Sharp Community Medical Center and several other facilities.
Dr. Leng Thai Ky Accused of Sexually Assaulting Unconscious Patient
Last Update: 7/13/2020
Attorney Opinion: Continue on to our second section for commentary from physician sexual abuse lawyer Bobby Thompson on the legal options available to victims of sexual assault by doctors.
A doctor in the North County area was arrested on Monday, March 30, for allegedly sexually assaulting an unconscious patient. Police believe there could be other victims who have not come forward yet as states on www.nbcsandiego.com.
According to the Escondido Police Department, a female victim filed a report on Saturday, alleging that 40-year-old anaesthesiologist Dr. Leng Thai Ky sexually assaulted her. Detective investigated and determined they had probable cause to arrest Ky on Monday.
Ky has been practicing medicine for over 8 years. He is associated with several medical facilities in the San Diego area, including Sharp Community Medical Group, Palomar Hospital, Graybill Medical Group, North County Pain Institute, and the Desert Pain Clinic in Rancho Mirage.
The police report did not specify where the alleged sexual assault is believed to have taken place.