EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (KSDK) – Two teenagers have been charged in relation to a criminal sexual assault of a 16-year-old girl at East St. Louis Senior High School, according to the Belleville News-Democrat.
A 16-year-old has also been charged in the juvenile court, but his identity has not been released due to his age.
According to the article, the victim reported that the assault happened in a school closet last week.
District officials began investigating the allegations last week, and a spokesperson said that early news reports of a person being "dragged from a classroom" and a possible district cover up were false.
Young is held on $100,000 bond at the St. Clair County Jail.