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Girl reports sex assault on school playground

Posted June 3, 2008 11:57 a.m. EDT
Updated June 3, 2008 1:51 p.m. EDT

— Police on Monday continued to investigate a report that an 11-year-old girl who says she was sexually assaulted on the playground of Franklinton Elementary School.

The girl told police she was playing with two friends on Saturday, May 17 when a man she didn't know tripped her, held her to the ground and fondled her.

The other two friends didn't see the alleged assailant, police said.