Penn State sex allegations rattles University

Prev1 of 3Next
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse

Former Penn State Defensive Coordinator Jerry Sandusky was arrested Saturday on charges that he preyed on boys he met through The Second Mile, a charity he founded for at-risk youths.

In addition, two high-ranking Penn State administrators were arraigned Monday on charges they lied to a grand jury investigating Sandusky and failed to properly report suspected child abuse by the ex-football coach.

University President Graham Spanier announced that Athletic Director Tim Curley and Gary Schultz, the school’s senior vice president for business and finance, would be leaving their posts.

Both men have maintained they are innocent of any wrongdoing in connection with the investigation into Sandusky and allegations that he sexually abused eight boys – preteens and young teenagers – over a 15-year period.

The case has sent shock waves throughout State College, where legendary coach Joe Paterno, while not considered a suspect at the moment, released a statement saying that, while he became aware of a situation with Sandusky, referred the matter to university administrators rather than go directly to the police.

Prev1 of 3Next
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse

Topics: Jerry Sandusky, Joe Paterno, Paterno Penn State, Paterno Sandusky, Penn State, Penn State Arrest, Penn State Crime, Sandusky Penn State

Want more from The Jet Press?  
Subscribe to FanSided Daily for your morning fix. Enter your email and stay in the know.

TEAMFeed More Jets news from the Fansided Network

Comments 4

2014 NFL Draft: Where do the Jets Go in the First Round?

Comments 1

The List of Prospects Attending the NFL Draft Has Been Released

Comments 1

Geno Smith Believes He Will be the Starter in 2014

Hot on the Web From