4 students arrested after sexual assault at Lethbridge high school
Posted Oct 10, 2023 12:26:34 PM.
Last Updated Oct 11, 2023 01:16:06 PM.
Police in Lethbridge have arrested four teenage boys in connection to the sexual assault of a 16-year-old last week at Chinook High School.
Investigators say the incident happened on Tuesday, Oct. 3, in a locker room after regular school hours.
The suspects and victim are all members of the school football team, they add.
This wasn’t a random incident, according to investigators.
On Tuesday, police went to the high school and arrested all three people, who are all under 18 years old, without incident. The fourth person, who is also under 18, was arrested after attending the police station.
Police say the investigation is ongoing and charges are pending.
No more information will be released until charges have been laid.