Gross sexual imposition charges filed against Austintown teen

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AUSTINTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Authorities have filed five felony charges of gross sexual imposition against a 15-year-old in Austintown Monday after an investigation, according to a release from New Middletown Police Chief Vincent D’Egidio.

Police believe the instances of sexual assault occurred between January and May of this year. They think he assaulted a girl in New Middletown, according to the release.

The teen will appear in Mahoning County Juvenile Court within the next few weeks. Akron Children’s Hospital and Mahoning County Children Services helped with the investigation.

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