EPPD: Sex assault investigation underway at Moye Elementary
POSTED: Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 6:30pm
UPDATED: Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 9:33am
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — El Paso Police spokesman Mike Baranyay confirmed that police are investigating a possible sexual assault at Moye Elementary in Northeast El Paso involving an employee of the elementary school.
The investigation into the allegations at Moye is ongoing, according to EPPD and the Crimes Against Children Unit is investigating the alleged assault.
EPISD Spokesperson Renee de Santos confirmed that the employee involved has been reassigned to a location with no student contact pending the results of the investigation by EPPD. The district says that they are fully cooperating with the El Paso Police in the investigation.
Police also confirm that Crimes Against Children sent a letter home to parents notifying them of their intent to interview children in connection with the allegations.
We will continue to follow this developing story as more information becomes available.