12-year-old girl arrested for pinching boy’s backsideBy Mason White 10:55 AM March 23, 2016
By: Mahesh Sarin
(Scroll down for video) A 12-year-old girl could be forced register as a sex offender for pinching the backside of a boy.
12-year-old Breana Evans of Florida, was arrested and faces charges of misdemeanor battery after pinching the backside of a boy in school.
The incident took place at the Milwee Middle School among classmates. Evans said that the children were playing and laughing, and she thought it was a joke.
However, the boy’s mother did not think it was funny, and she called police. Even though the boy said that he was not hurt and he did not want to press charges, the girl was arrested.
Evans was arrested on charges of battery. Prosecutors agreed to allow the 12-year-old girl to complete a diversion program in which she is required to do community service, classes and pass all drug tests. It she completes it, the charges will be dismissed and her record would be clean.
However, Evans said that if she does not complete the program, she may face charges of sexual assault and she will have to register as a sex offender.