Cops investigating possible sexual assault at Electric Zoo Musical Festival

Credit: Yumi Kimura/Flickr/Wikimedia Commons
The girl reportedly woke up under a van with bruises on her legs. Credit: Yumi Kimura/Flickr/Wikimedia Commons

Police are investigating a possible sexual assault at the Electric Zoo Music Festival in Randall’s Island.

Even before two people died of apparent drug overdoses at the same festival, NYC Park Advocates said a 16-year-old girl was sexually assaulted Friday.

The teen reportedly woke up underneath a van in a parking lot at the festival with bruises and scratches on her legs, sources told the group.

Doctors at Cornell Medical Hospital reportedly determined she was sexually assaulted.

Police said the incident is being investigated by the Special Victims Unit and would not release any additional information.

The city canceled the concert’s final day after the deaths of two concertgoers in unrelated incidents.

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