Community Notice: Incident that Occurred at ETHS
April 17, 2012 05:00 PM
April 17, 2012
Community Notice: Student Incident that Occurred at ETHS
Dear ETHS Community –
Please note the following press release from the Evanston Police Department regarding a student incident that occurred this week at ETHS. This incident is a police matter and all inquiries should be directed to the Evanston Police Department.
Evanston Township High School
Aviso a la Comunidad: Incidente de estudiantes que sucedió en ETHS
Estimada Comunidad de ETHS -
Por favor presten atención a la publicación de prensa del Departamento de Policía de Evanston en referencia a un incidente entre estudiantes que sucedió en ETHS. Si necesitan ayuda adicional en español para entender el comunicado escrito en inglés llame a la Oficina del Enlace Latino al 847-424-7166. Este incidente está en manos de la policía y todas las preguntas referentes a este incidente deberán dirigirse directamente al Departamento de Policía de Evanston.
Escuela Preparatoria del Municipio de Evanston - ETHS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 17, 2012
Contact: Cmdr. Jay Parrott - Media Relations
Phone: (847) 866-5026
STUDENT ARRESTED AT EVANSTON TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL FOR CRIMINAL SEXUAL ASSAULT
On Monday, April 16th Evanston Police responded to Evanston Township High School for a criminal sexual assault investigation. A safety officer from the school had discovered a 15 year old female and 14 year old male in a stairwell engaged in a sex act during school hours.
It was learned through an investigation conducted by Evanston Police Juvenile Bureau detectives and in cooperation with Evanston Township High School staff that the 14 year old male student had physically forced the 15 year old female to perform a sex act against her will.
The 14 year old male student was taken into custody and subsequently charged with one count of criminal sexual assault a class 1 felony. The male was remanded to the custody of the Cook County Juvenile Detention Center. No further information can be released due to the age of the offender and victim in this incident. An informational release was also being sent out to parents regarding the incident from Evanston Township High School District 202.