LA PORTE, Ind. (AP)
— Northern Indiana police say a number of people have viewed and shared on
social media a video showing "heinous" sexual abuse of a high school
The La Porte County
Sheriff's Office says La Porte High School administrators and police learned
about the video Thursday. School officials sent a robocall to parents saying
the video was being investigated and warning that possessing or distributing
it may lead to child pornography charges. The age and gender of the victim
Police said it was
shared on "a number of internet sources" including Facebook Live.
prosecutors say they want to stop distribution of the video. Sheriff's
Captain Mike Kellams said police were "looking into all aspects of the case"
when asked if they also were investigating the sexual abuse.