Three young Georgia boys are in custody
today in the alleged kidnapping and rape of an 11-year-old girl.
The boys, ages 8 and 9, are accused of attacking the girl in the
woods near a suburban apartment complex where they all had been
Acworth, Georgia, police say the attack happened Thursday and
the girl's mother reported it to authorities Sunday.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the boys are charged
with rape, kidnapping, false imprisonment and sexual assault.
Prosecutors say they haven't decided whether to charge the boys
Acworth is 30 miles northwest of Atlanta in the city's
fast-growing outer suburbs.