LANEY HIGH STUDENT CHARGED WITH SEX CRIMES School district has video of interaction before alleged assault
October 2, 2019
Ashley Morris, Cammie Bellany
WILMINGTON — A Laney High School student accused of sexually assaulting a classmate at the school had his bond set at $50,000 by a New Hanover County judge Wednesday.
Darran Latrell Thomas, 16, is charged with two counts of second-degree sexual assault and one count of kidnapping, according to New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Lt. Jerry Brewer.
Brewer confirmed Thomas is a student at Laney High. He said the alleged sexual incidents took place on school property sometime Tuesday prior to the arrest.
Thomas made his first