10-Year Old Charged With Sexual Assault in MD

(Southern Maryland)- Charles County Police say a ten-year-old boy has been charged with a fourth-degree sex offense and second-degree assault for a incident at an elementary school. A group of fourth graders were playing a game of tag at Gale-Bailey Elementary School late last month when when one of the boys said inappropriate things and made sexual gestures to a female student. The female student reported the behavior to the teacher and the principal disciplined the students in accordance to the student’s code of conduct. The ten-year-old is not in police custody.