A 12 year old girl was attacked and nearly raped by and 11 year old boy inside their Astoria middle school.  The girl was attacked in a stairwell at IS 126 on Monday just after she left her third period class.  He pulled down her pants and underwear and then pulled his down, but she was able to escape before he could rape her.  The boy turned himself in later that day and is charged with attempted rape.

(New York)