Two former baseball players at an Arkansas high school have been arrested for allegedly hazing and assaulting a freshman on a bus.
Lorenz Fehrenbacher, 19, and Gage Lester, 18, of Bauxite High School (Ark.) were accused of calling four freshmen freshman to the back of a bus in March and commaning them to do as they were told or else they’d get beaten up, according to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
The warrant, acquired by the Democrat-Gazette, said the two teens stuck their fingers in a freshman’s buttocks and grabbed his testicles over his clothing.
Additionally, Fehrenbacher is accused of hitting one of the freshmen in the chest.
Lester and Fehrenbacher face third-degree charges of assault and hazing, according to the Democrat-Gazette. Fehrenbacher also faces a third-degree battery charge.
The Democrat-Gazette reported that the two are no longer students in the school district, but district spokesperson would not divulge if they had been expelled.