Police in Eastbourne are investigating allegations of inappropriate behaviour between children.
The Herald understands several young people have been spoken to by specially trained officers.
A spokesperson at Sussex Police said, “In July 2017 we received information of alleged recent inappropriate behaviour between children.
“We are working with East Sussex Chidrens’ Services to investigate and establish the full circumstances.
“All necessary safeguarding action has been taken to support children and families involved. “
The spokesperson said that no arrests have been made at this time.