CLEVELAND, Texas – It gets worse and worse: 4 Cleveland ISD students have been arrested in connection the gang rape of an 11-year-old girl.
Their names are being withheld because they’re juveniles. They’ve all been charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child under 14.
A spokeswoman with Cleveland ISD said the students were arrested on campus around 3 p.m. Friday. Three of the suspects are from Cleveland High School while the other is from Cleveland Middle School.
Police notified the parents of their children’s arrests.
This latest news brings the total number of arrests involved in this case to 16.
So far, the 12 suspects who’ve been arrested are all adults. All have been charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child under 14.