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Sylvania Township Police issue statement
April 15, 2021
*article updated 4/15/21, 5:20 pm, see text in red
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On Wednesday, April 14, 2021, a police report was filed with the Sylvania Township Police Department of a robbery of a juvenile while walking home from school.


The details of the assault quickly circulated on social media.

On Thursday morning, Officers who investigated the incident have determined the robbery did not occur.  The juvenile nor the community was never in danger.

"There was no assault yesterday.  The student did engage in what is described as like rough housing with other students on Tuesday."   

-Lt. Robert Austin