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Latino Youths: Ralph Northam and Ap Report

latino youths: Ralph Northam announced the probe in a tweet hours after The Associated Press reported the allegations, according to CTV. They were included in a federal civil rights lawsuit with a half-dozen sworn statements from Latino youths held for months or years at the Shenandoah Valley Juvenile Center. Gov. The AP report also cited an adult who saw bruises and broken bones the children said were caused by guards. Children as young as 14 said the guards there stripped them of their clothes and strapped them to chairs with bags placed over their heads. Northam, a Democrat, said the allegations were disturbing and directed the state's secretary of public safety and homeland security and the Department of Juvenile Justice to report back to him to ensure the safety of every child being held there. ( As reported in the news.