MARTINEZ (AP) — Police in Martinez are investigating a high school hazing incident in which a group of football players allegedly beat up a 15-year-old teammate in a locker room.

School officials say seven members of the freshman boys’ football team were suspended from Alhambra High School last week. The Sept. 29 incident was captured on cell phone video, which was used to identify the perpetrators.

Officials say the players taped the victim’s legs together, held him down and punched him several times before reporting to practice without telling the coach.

The victim told his parents, who notified administrators the next day.

Assistant Superintendent Rick Rubino told the Contra Costa Times that the victim’s feelings were hurt but he did not sustain any physical injuries.

(© 2010 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Comments (3)
  1. eddie says:

    wow not even what happened

  2. valle says:

    Well Eddie be a Good Samaritan and state what really happen! Please do not lie to protect you ignorant bully friends!

  3. Wild Bill Mosely says:

    Welcome to almost pro football. He was attacked by a herd of Munchkins. For those who missed “Wizard of Oz,” may I clarify what a Munchkin is? Better yet read the book or see the movie. Then you may tell me what a Munchkin is…

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

More From CBS San Francisco

Get The New CBS SF Bay Area Local App
LIVE: Monday through Friday from 3am – 3pm PST

Watch & Listen LIVE