A letter to the Damascus High School community says the school system will cooperate with law enforcement as criminal cases against five students move through juvenile court.
School officials reportedly waited for more than 12 hours to tell police about allegations of rape in the locker room, according to The Washington Post.
Officials at a Maryland high school waited hours to tell police that a football player had been credibly accused of raping a teammate with a broomstick.
An incident inside a locker room at Damascus High School last fall has led Montgomery County Public Schools to issue new guidelines and expectations for the supervision of student athletes before, during, and after athletic events.
A Montgomery County, Maryland, judge ruled Thursday that the fourth Damascus High School football player charged with using a broom to sexually assault younger students in a junior varsity locker room will be tried in juvenile court.
Jean Claude Abedi, 15, who is being tried as an adult, sat quietly in a Montgomery County courtroom, as his attorney David Wright detailed why the Damascus student should not have his case tried in Circuit court.
One of the Damascus High School football players accused in the bathroom sexual assault of younger students suffered the same kind of attack a year earlier when he was a freshman, a Montgomery County judge said Thursday.
Students in Damascus High School in Montgomery County, Maryland, were guided through the process of refurbishing used cars and selling them. See photos of their efforts.
A Montgomery County, Maryland, judge has kicked back to juvenile court the case of a second teen charged with rape in a series of attacks on younger teammates in a high school locker room.
A judge ruled Friday that one of the four Damascus High School football players initially charged as an adult with sexually attacking four teammates with a broomstick will now be tried in juvenile court.
The four teens who were arrested and charged as adults in connection with a locker room sexual assault at Damascus High School in Montgomery County, Maryland, have been indicted by a grand jury.
Damascus High School’s principal said the brooms were discovered Sunday evening, the day before four students charged as adults with an alleged hazing incident were expected in court for bond hearings.
All four teens charged as adults with rape in connection with an attack in a Montgomery County high school locker room have been released on bond.
Four teens arrested in connection with alleged sexual assault by members of the junior varsity football team at Damascus High School in Montgomery County, Maryland, have been charged as adults, police said Wednesday.
Recent events about hazing and sexual assault in a Montgomery County high school have parents struggling to talk to their children about what happened. A child advocacy expert gives some tips.
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