Doctor charged with sexual assault pleads not guilty

Martin McDonald Provided by Dunklin Co. Sheriff's Dept.
Martin McDonald Provided by Dunklin Co. Sheriff's Dept.

MALDEN, MO (KAIT) – A Region 8 doctor accused of inappropriately touching two female patients appeared in court Tuesday.

According to the Dunklin County Circuit Court Clerk's Office, Martin McDonald pleaded not guilty in court Tuesday to sexual assault charges.

According to the Dunklin County Prosecutor's Office, Martin McDonald is accused of giving two female patients un requested breast exams.

McDonald used to practice medicine in Doniphan and Poplar Bluff.

McDonald is charged with sexual assault, and is currently free on a $25,000 bond. He is due in court on January 25.

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