Teens charged with sexually abusing 6-year-old nephew

Police said 15-, 13-year-old brothers assaulted boy in Monroe County

Published: 9:40 AM EST Dec 24, 2013   Updated: 2:07 PM EDT Oct 03, 2013
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Two Monroe County brothers are in custody after police said they sexually assaulted their 6-year-old nephew.

The assault took place on Wednesday in Tunkhannock Township, Pocono Mountain Regional police said.

Police arrested the boys, ages 15 and 13, and sent them to the Northampton Juvenile Detention Center.

Both teens were charged with involuntary deviate sexual intercourse of a child, attempted involuntary deviate sexual assault of a child, conspiracy to commit involuntary deviate sexual intercourse of a child and indecent assault.