By: Heartland News
BATESVILLE, Ark. – Warrants have been issued for three 17-year-old boysÂ from Carter County.
According to the Independence County Sheriff Department, the hazingÂ occured at LyonÂ College in Batesville, ArkansasÂ during a basketballÂ camp.
Several 13 and 14-year-old say they were told they would have to go through a hazing in order to get on the basketball team.
All the victims and suspects were at the camp and from the East Cart School District.Â The sheriff department also said some of the events were captured on video by a cell phone.
Formal charges are expected to be filed sometime this week. The three 17-year-olds will face charges in Independence County Juvenile court.