A roundup of the region's major developments for Wednesday, March 2.
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Student cited for acts involving 14-year-old in ETHS bathroom.
On Tuesday, Evanston police responded to a call at Evanston Township High School referencing a criminal sexual assault, where a 14-year-old ETHS student said a 17-year-old student and acquaintance forced her to have sex in a third-floor bathroom at the school. Evanston police investigators working with ETHS security quickly identified the alleged offender. They interviewed both the victim and suspect and reviewed video surveillance footage. "After conducting extensive interviews and analyzing the video surveillance footage, investigators determined that certain inconsistencies existed with the victim's original statement. When confronted with these inconsistencies, the female victim recanted some of her original statement, indicating that …