Alleged Hazing Incident Investigated

By Jim Madalinsky

Published 08/25 2014 05:35PM

Updated 08/25 2014 05:36PM

HOLLIDAYSBURG, BLAIR COUNTY - One day before school is set to get underway at one local school district, police are investigating a reported hazing incident with the football team.
Hollidaysburg Borough Police say a handful of players on the Hollidaysburg High School football team are being investigated for an alleged hazing incident last Friday at the school. No charges have been filed in the case. Police say they are in the early stages of their investigation.
Hollidaysburg area school district released a statement Monday evening:
"The Hollidaysburg Area School District is actively investigating an incident involving one of our athletic teams. The District will not tolerate any action that endangers the physical or mental health of our student athletes and will administer appropriate discipline to any and all student-athletes who violate district policy."

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