Hazing incident involving Henderson Co. High School Football team under investigation

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Published: Jan. 25, 2023 at 9:03 AM CST
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HENDERSON, Ky. (WFIE) - The Henderson County School District says they are investigating an incident involving members of the high school football team.

Viewers have reached out to us with claims about the incident.

The district sent the following response:

“We are aware of an incident with certain members of the Henderson County High School football team. The matter has been investigated in accordance with District policy. No further information will be released at this time.”

Police tell us this is a hazing incident, and they too are investigating.

We checked back in Thursday morning for an update. They tell us they are currently investigating one teenager, but can’t mention any specific charges.

Police say they are currently discussing the matter with the County Attorney to decide what charges, if any, will be brought.