Child Rape Victim’s Parents Suing YMCA

A civil lawsuit is filed against the Fulton County YMCA by the parents of as 12-year-old girl who prosecutors say was sexually assaulted by a former employee. 19-year-old Tyler Benton was taken into custody following the April 13 incident that happened in a family locker room. According to the Leader Herald the $10 million suit was filed last Thursday in U.S. District Court in Albany naming the YMCA and Benton as defendants. The YMCA’s lawyer tells the newspaper they deny any liability.