Remainder of wrestling season canceled following hazing investigation

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Remainder of wrestling season canceled following hazing investigation Remainder of wrestling season canceled following hazing investigation
PITTSGROVE -

A high school wrestling team in Salem County will not be allowed to complete the rest of the season after four members were charged in connection with a hazing investigation.

Schalick High School in Pittsgrove Township canceled the remainder of its wrestling season.

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According to investigators, they are accused of stripping the victim in a shower area, restraining the victim and threatening to assault the victim with a broomstick.

The Salem County Prosecutor's Office says the four juveniles have been charged with aggravated assault, conspiracy to commit aggravated assault, criminal restraint, hazing, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose, and related offenses.

AP wire services helped contribute to this report.

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