Teens file claim saying coach conspired in hazing

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Updated: 10/05/2012 1:10 pm

LA PUENTE, Calif. (AP) — Four teenagers who say they were sexually hazed by soccer players at a Southern California high school have filed claims saying the coach and older players conspired to attack them and videotape the assaults.

The claims, precursors to lawsuits, were filed Thursday against the Hacienda La Puente Unified School District.

Los Angeles County sheriff's Sgt. Dan Scott says detectives are investigating the allegations. The coach is on paid leave.

An attorney representing four students told reporters last week that the players were attacked after making the varsity team earlier this year.

The teens say the coach lured them to a back room at the school so they could be sexually assaulted, including sodomy.

School district superintendent Barbara Nakaoka tells the Los Angeles Times that she cannot comment.


Information from: Los Angeles Times, http://www.latimes.com


©2012 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!

Featured Segments/Shows

All content © Copyright 2015 Intermountain West Communications, LLC. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
You may also view our Sitemap

Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.