(CBS Detroit) — A 15-year-old has been charged in connection with a sexual assault attempt of a 29-year-old woman in a Plymouth restroom, according to the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office.
Prosecutors charged him with one count of assault with intent to commit sexual penetration and one count of kidnapping.READ MORE: Kent County Man Wins $500K Playing Michigan Lottery's 10X Cashword Instant Game
Officials say that about 6:34 p.m. on Oct. 30, the teen entered the women’s restroom at the Comfort Station on Penniman Avenue and hid in a stall.
Prosecutors say at about 7 p.m., the victim entered the restroom. As she was leaving the stall, the teen allegedly pushed her back in, locked the door and attempted to sexually assault her.READ MORE: Michigan Considers New Incentives To Land Electric Vehicle Battery Plants
Prosecutors say he is not being charged as an adult defendant but has been adult designated — the judge has the option to sentence him as a juvenile, an adult or a blended juvenile sentence with the option of imposing an adult sentence if he is not rehabilitated.
A preliminary examination is scheduled for Dec. 6.MORE NEWS: Michigan Sets Hospitalization Record, Leads Nation In New COVID Cases Per Capita
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