Teen arrested for a sexual assault at Belleville East High School

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SHILOH, IL (KTVI) – Staff at Belleville East High School reported a student sexual assault to police for investigation at 3pm on Friday. Police say the victim is familiar with the suspect, who is a 17 year old student also at the school.

The suspect was arrested at a Shiloh Illinois home on Friday. Police say the female victim in the case is getting treatment at a local hospital.