CAROLINA BEACH, N.C. (WECT) – The Carolina Beach Police Department has arrested five people after a more than two-year investigation. The charges are in connection to the sexual assault of a minor.

Carolina Beach Police arrested Austen Charles Tounsel Montouri, Brayden David Walker, Corey Tate Webster, Nicholas James Foutty, and Riley Scoot Crouch and charged them with crimes connected to the sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl at a Halloween party in 2018.

Patrick Austin Wise has an outstanding warrant related to this case.

Police say the investigation began after information and evidence was located from a house party.

The 14-year-old female was reportedly assaulted by multiple attendees who officials say video recorded and photographed the assault.

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