Ooltewah High teens charged in hazing incident

Tennessee (WDEF) – Gatlinburg Police confirm three juveniles from Ooltewah High School have been charged with aggravated assault and aggravated rape after a hazing incident in their jurisdiction.

The victim, a freshman basketball player, is recovering from surgery from the attack.

The three older players were dismissed from the team after the incident happened during the Smoky Mountain Classic basketball tournament.

It was held December 21st through the 23rd.

The victim’s condition is unknown at this time.

The three juveniles charged are being held in the Sevier County Juvenile Facility.


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