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Former Huskers AD's son arrested on suspicion of sexual assault

Posted: 3:24 PM, Nov 03, 2017
Updated: 2017-11-04 04:16:34Z

Jack Eichorst, son of former Huskers Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst has been arrested by Lincoln Police on suspicion of sexual assault.

Lincoln Police said 18-year-old Jack Eichorst was taken into custody on Friday. 

A police report indicates a 12-year-old boy was the victim of non-consensual sexual penetration at the Eichorst home late Friday Oct. 20 into Saturday Oct. 21. Police began their investigation on Oct. 26.

Jack Eichorst has been booked into the Lancaster County Jail , but has not been formally charged yet.

Shawn Eichorst was fired as the Huskers athletic director Sept. 21 after five years on the job.