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.
The parent of a Damascus High school football player says the reported sexual assault of four members of the junior varsity team in a school locker room, has left the entire community struggling.
As police continue to investigate claims of violent, sexually related hazing at Damascus High School, allegations at another school in Montgomery County, Maryland, have come to light. Montgomery County police said they previously investigated a report of hazing involving members of the football team at Seneca Valley High School in Germantown.
Five of four Damascus High School students face second-degree rape charges following a locker room assault involving a broomstick, according to additional details that have come out in a police report obtained by The Washington Post.
Five Montgomery County high school students have been charged with second-degree rape following an investigation into hazing in the Damascus High School’s boys locker room earlier this week.
In a letter to parents, Derek Turner, director of the school system’s Department of Communications, acknowledged receiving reports of hazing and confirmed that the Montgomery County Police Department has started an investigation.
The Swarmin’ Hornet of Damascus High School will not fly over the town.
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Several hundred family members, friends and classmates gathered to remember Patrick Shifflett, a Montgomery County high school junior who died last week in a horrific accident.
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