4 Norman wrestlers charged with rape

Posted at 4:21 PM, Feb 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-01 18:25:08-05

 NORMAN, Okla. (AP) -- Four Norman North High School wrestlers have been charged with sexually assaulting two other wrestlers on a bus.

Online court records show an 18-year-old; a 17-year-old; and a 16-year-old were each charged Monday with three counts of rape by instrumentation and a second 17-year-old with one count of rape by instrumentation. Court records do not list attorneys for any of the defendants.

The victims are 16- and 12-years-old.

School officials have said an incident involving students from the school occurred as students were returning from a tournament on a bus on Jan. 9.

School officials have said an undisclosed number of students, a coach and an adjunct coach have been suspended.

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