Nineteenth arrest made in alleged Cleveland gang rape

Walter Jamal Harrison is the 19th suspect arrested in connection to the repeated sexual assault of an 11-year-old Cleveland girl.

March 24, 2011 2:58:49 PM PDT
Cleveland police made yet another arrest in the alleged gang rape of an 11-year-old girl.

Officers arrested a 26-year-old Walter Jamal Harrison, of Cleveland, according to The Cleveland Advocate. He joins a group of 18 other suspects that include one middle school student and three high schoolers. They all stand accused of repeatedly sexually assaulting a young girl over several months last fall. The alleged victim withdrew from the Cleveland Independent School District.

Last week, a judge issued a gag order in the case.

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