Parkside High School

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7:52 am
Mon October 20, 2014

Parkside High School Sexual Assault Trial Begins Today

Jocori Scarborough
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Today is the start of the trial of 18 year old Jocori Scarborough who has been charged with second-degree rape among other counts for allegedly assaulting a Parkside High School student last May.

The state has said it will introduce DNA evidence into the case along with a recovered handgun.

Scarborough is also charged with possession of a regulated firearm under the age of 21.

The case remains in Wicomico County Circuit Court despite defense efforts in late August to get the trial moved to a different jurisdiction because of the extensive media coverage.

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9:09 am
Thu May 22, 2014

Higher Bond for Suspect in Parkside High Rape Case

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A bond has been set again for 17-year old Jocori Scarborough who is charged with the alleged rape of a fellow 15 year old student at the Parkside High School.

Now it is higher at $250-thousand.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports that if released he will be required to stay at his home in Delmar and can only leave to meet with his defense counsel.

In addition, Scarborough will not be allowed on the Parkside High campus or have any contact with the alleged victim.

The alleged rape is to have occurred in the hallway of the school on May 5th. 

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8:47 am
Tue May 20, 2014

Top Charges Dropped in Parkside High Rape Case

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The charges against 17-year old Jocori Scarborough have been reduced in the alleged rape of a fellow female 15 year old student at Parkside High School.

He now faces second degree rape, false imprisonment and second degree assault as well as possession of a fire arm by a minor among other charges.  

The first degree charges of rape, assault and kidnapping have been dropped.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports that Wicomico County State’s Attorney Matt Maciarello said those counts were dropped after reviewing the case.

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10:44 am
Wed May 14, 2014

Bond Revoked for Suspect in Parkside High School Rape Case

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Bond has been revoked for Jocori Scarborough the 17 year old who is charged with raping a 15 year old fellow student at Parkside High School.

He was taken into custody yesterday after Judge Daniel Mumford said he had just become aware of separate weapons possession charges by prosecutors against the teenager.

Scarborough was originally out on a $100-thousand bond stemming from the rape case.

In addition, he was also out on a $50-thousand bond for the weapons charges.

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8:56 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Surveillance Tape of Suspected Rapist at Parkside High

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Authorities say a school surveillance camera caught a 17 year old rape suspect grabbing a 15 year old female student in a hall at Parkside High School in Salisbury on Monday.

Sgt. David Owens with the Wicomico Bureau of Investigation says the suspect then forced the victim into an area that was not under surveillance and where he allegedly raped the young woman. 

Jocori Scarborough has been charged with first degree rape and assault among other charges…and is currently out on a $100-thousand bail.

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9:29 am
Wed May 7, 2014

Out on Bail: Update on Sexualt Assault Allegations at Parkside High

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17-year old Jocori Scarborough is out on bail after being charged with rape and assault counts involving a 15-year old student on the campus of Parkside High School in Salisbury.

Scarborough also a student at the school is being charged as an adult.

WBOC reports that he was released yesterday on a $100-thousand bond.  

The Wicomico County Sheriff’s office says that the incident occurred on Monday at around 8 a.m after classes had already gotten underway.

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2:05 pm
Tue May 6, 2014

17-Year Old Student Charged With Rape at Parkside High

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Maryland police have arrested a 17-year old student Jocori Scarborough for allegedly raping a 15 year old female student at Parkside High School in Salisbury.

Authorities say he has been charged as an adult with a series of first and second degree rape as well as other counts.

WBOC reports that the Wicomico Bureau of Investigation says the alleged attack occurred yesterday.

Scarborough was taken into custody today and is being held on a $100-thousand bail.

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