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Police investigating teen's claims of sex assault

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Police are investigating an attempted rape reported by a 16-year-old girl.

Officers were called to a La Jolla apartment complex in the 7600 block of Palmilla Drive in La Jolla around 9:20 p.m. Tuesday.

The alleged victim had been drinking in a Jacuzzi with three boys, when she says she was attacked.

One of the suspects, 22-year-old Erick Rojas, was arrested. Police say he tried to run and suffered minor injuries while being arrested. Rojas was booked into jail on the following charges: forced rape, forced sodomy, forced rape of a person under the age of 18-years-old, and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

This case remains under investigation.

Anyone with information related to this incident are encouraged to call the Sex Crimes Unit at 619 531-2210 or Crime Stoppers at 888 580-8477.

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