Midland ISD has issued a statment regarding the sexual assault that resulted in an arrest on Monday.
District officials confrim the Midland Police Department respinded to the sexual assault call on Jan. 9. The suspect was a Bunche Elementary student, according to MISD.
Bunche Elementary staff were notified of the assault the next day and referred the information to the MISD Police Department, the district said in a release.
“Midland ISD commends MPD, Midland ISD PD, campus administration, and district administration for their swift response in this matter. The safety of our students is a top priority, and this coordinated effort demonstrates our ability to ensure students’ safety,” The district said in the release.
Midland Police officials say the student has since been charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child.
Midland Police officials confirm that a juvenile has been charged in connection with a sexual assault investigation.
Police officials say the assault was reported back on Jan. 9 and that MPD was working in conjunction with MISD Police.
Few details were released while the investigation was ongoing.
However, MPD officials later confirmed the juvenile has been charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child and noted that the assault did not occur on an MISD campus.