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Authorities investigating rape at Wilmington high school

Posted February 25, 2010 2:58 p.m. EST

New Hanover County sheriff's detectives said Thursday that they are investigating a reported rape at a Wilmington high school.

The incident happened Wednesday in a bathroom next to the football field at Eugene Ashley High School, investigators said.

The alleged victim reported it to a relative, who contacted the sheriff's office Wednesday evening.