MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Proctor High School student has been charged for an alleged sexual assault of a football teammate last fall.
According to the St. Louis County Attorney’s Office, a 17-year-old Proctor football player was charged Friday in juvenile court with third-degree criminal sexual conduct.READ MORE: More Than 400 Crashes & Spinouts On Minnesota Roads Amid Saturday's Snow
Prosecutors have asked that the case be moved into criminal court.
According to the petition, the teenager, with the help of others, held the victim down and removed his pants outside of the Proctor football locker room. The teenager penetrated the victim with the handle of a toilet plunger.READ MORE: 2 Teenagers Accused In Over A Dozen Metro Area Carjackings
Last September, the Proctor Police Department received a report of a sexual assault at the high school and began an investigation.
Following the investigation, the coach, Derek Parendo, resigned after 13 years.MORE NEWS: Minnesota Weather: Wind Chill Advisory For Northern Minnesota Until Noon Sunday
No additional charges are being filed, but the investigation remains open, the attorney’s office said.