MARRERO, LA (WVUE) - The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office confirms that a fourth child may have been sexually assaulted by a 13-year-old Estelle Elementary School student.
JPSO spokesman Col. John Fortunato said the alleged victims now include three girls and one boy, all under the age of 10.
Fortunato said no arrest has been made, but detectives are conducting a thorough investigation that includes interviewing witnesses, looking through surveillance video from the school bus as well as video from the school of children getting on and off the bus.
Detectives are looking into allegations that the incidents happened on two separate occasions, both taking place on the school bus.
On Monday evening, the Jefferson Parish Public School System released the following statement: