5 charged in connection with Ice Bucket Challenge prank on teen with autism

Posted at 3:51 PM, Oct 14, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-14 15:57:02-04

BAY VILLAGE, Ohio — Five teens have been charged in connection with a disturbing ALS Ice Bucket Challenge prank on a 15-year-old with autism, according to FOX 8.

The teens, who range in age from 14 to 16 years old, are accused of dumping a bucket of human waste and tobacco spit over the boy’s head in August.

Three of the suspects have been charged with two counts of delinquency, assault and disorderly conduct.  The other two are each facing a charge of disorderly conduct.

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