Police arrest 5 in sexual assault

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HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - Police arrested five people for their participation in the sexual assault of a 16-year-old female.

The victim was visiting a friend when she was severely battered before being held down and sexually assaulted.

Erica Avery, 16, Patricia Montes, 15, Henry Dwight, 17, Laniel N. Singleton, 18, allegedly held the victim down while Jayvon Woolfork, 19 (pictured below), sexually assaulted her, according to police.

The victim went to her grandmother's house after the assault and called police. When police arrived, the victim was described to be in and out of consciousness, bleeding and had swelling to her knees. She was taken to the hospital to be treated.

Anyone with any information on this case is urged to called Hollywood police at 954-967-HELP or 954-967-4411.

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