Kern County sheriff's deputies investigating possible sexual assault on middle school bus
Incident involved 1 girl, 3 boys
Last Updated: 44 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Kern County sheriff's deputies confirmed that they are investigating a possible sexual assault that might have happened on a Fruitvale Junior High School bus, Thursday.
Spokesman for the Kern County Sheriff's Office, Ray Pruitt, said that deputies are currently at the school investigating the alleged incident.
Pruitt said the alleged victim is a girl that goes to the school and the suspects are three boys that also attend the middle school.
23ABC called the Fruitvale School District and spoke to Superintendent Mary Westendorf who would only confirm that there is an investigation, but would not comment any further.
Pruitt said he hopes to have more information to release on this incident by Thursday afternoon.
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