3 more students arrested in La Vernia hazing case


LA VERNIA, Texas – KSAT 12 has learned that three more high school students have been arrested for sexual assault at La Vernia High School.

The arrests happened at the school.

The names of the students have not been released.

The arrests are part of an ongoing investigation into alleged sexual assaults going back to 2014.

KSAT reported that a victim came forward in February.

Ten high school athletes have already been arrested on charges of sexual assault related to the hazing.

The Texas Rangers and the Texas Attorney General's Office are reviewing the case. That came at the request of the Wilson County district attorney to avoid any conflict of interest.


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