Palm Bay police investigate report of sex assault in middle school bathroom

Palm Bay police investigate report of sex assault in middle school bathroom

PALM BAY, Fla. — Palm Bay police and Brevard Public School are investigating after a report of a sexual assault at an unidentified middle school.

A 14-year-old is accused of entering a bathroom where he performed a sex act on another student, despite the victim’s lack of consent and plea for him to stop.

A police report said the suspect admitted to performing a sex act, saying an unknown male from Orlando told him through the Kik messenger app to do it, or he would harm him.

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Investigators said there’s no evidence to support the claim.

The teenage suspect is facing a sexual battery charge and has been suspended from school.

Parents who have children that attend the same school were not notified of the incident.