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Chesterfield juvenile charged with sex crime at middle school

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – A Chesterfield County juvenile is accused of sexually assaulting a girl inside of a local middle school last week.

Police say the incident happened after an event at Manchester Middle School on Friday, November 18. They say the boy held the girl down and strangled her while on top of her, and then sexual abused her.

The female student reported the incident to a school resource officer on Monday.

The juvenile has been charged with sexual battery and strangulation. There is no word if the male juvenile is also a student at the school.

This story is developing.