Police investigate alleged sexual assault at Franklin High

Published 10:40 am Friday, October 21, 2016

Franklin High School Principal Ronnie Watson notified Franklin police on Oct. 12 of an alleged sexual misconduct that occurred on school grounds between students on Oct. 11.

According to the Franklin Police Department, a 15-year-old female student alleged she was sexually assaulted by several male students in a bathroom. The investigation is now complete and has been turned over to the Commonwealth’s Attorney for review.

Due to the nature of the alleged offense and the victim and suspects being juveniles, police are withholding the names of the students involved.