Officers are investigating after an 11-year-old was reportedly sexually battered by another child in a Bradenton apartment complex.
Police were called out to the complex at 1818 MLK Avenue East around 5:14 p.m. Friday, where they learned the 11-year-old child had been sexually battered by another juvenile within the apartment complex.
The incident was stopped in the act when a group of juveniles approached them, according to the Bradenton police report.
The mother of the victim was uncooperative, police said. Child Protective Services was contacted.
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Detectives say the suspect is known and the investigation is ongoing.