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2 Durham Students Suspended After Rape Allegation

Posted October 9, 2007 11:55 a.m. EDT
Updated October 9, 2007 3:38 p.m. EDT

— Durham school officials are investigating claims that a student was raped on campus.

A seventh-grade girl told administrators at Neal Middle School Monday that two eighth-graders sexually assaulted her in the school gym.

School officials have suspended the students in question. The school system is working with the Durham Police Department to conduct an investigation.