California surgeon due in court on drug, assault charges

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<pA California surgeon and his girlfriend are expected to appear in court on charges they drugged and sexually assaulted two women.

<pThe Orange County District Attorney's Office says 38-year-old orthopedic surgeon Grant Robicheaux and 31-year-old Cerissa Riley are scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday in a Newport Beach courtroom.

<pAfter prosecutors charged the pair last month, they said they received leads to more than a dozen possible additional victims.

<pAuthorities say the two alleged victims met Robicheaux and Riley at social events in Southern California where they became intoxicated and ended up at Robicheaux's apartment.

<pThe suspects have denied the allegations. They were arrested last month and released on $100,000 bail each.

<pRobicheaux once appeared in a reality TV show called "Online Dating Rituals of the American Male."