UTMB HEART SURGEON ARRESTED IN CHILD SEX CRIME STING
October 10, 2019
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A UTMB heart surgeon is out on bond after deputies say he tried to meet a child online for sex.
Shawn Robinson was arrested along with seven other men as part of an undercover operation to expose internet crimes against children.
Robinson, 38, is in Houston on a fellowship for heart specialization from Pennsylvania.
Authorities say the suspects used social media apps to reach out to their potential victims, not knowing the children they thought they were chatting with were actually law enforcement officers posing as