18-year-old accused of sexually assaulting Middle Tennessee student on school bus

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) -- An 18-year-old high school student in Murfreesboro has been accused of raping a freshman girl while they were riding on a school bus.

Police say Brandon Stover is facing rape and sexual battery charges after the 14-year-old girl accused him.

Stover was freed on $19,000 bond and scheduled to appear in court on April 29.

School officials decided to expel Stover after learning of the charges on Monday.

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