Jury finds man guilty of 2015 rape on MU campus

11 months 3 weeks 3 days ago Friday, July 28 2017 Jul 28, 2017 Friday, July 28, 2017 2:39:00 PM CDT July 28, 2017 in News
By: Kristen Reesor, KOMU Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - A jury found 42-year-old Mohamed Mostafa guilty of rape Thursday for an attack on MU's campus in May 2015.

According to previous KOMU reporting, police arrested Mostafa in August 2016. An MUPD press release stated the rape occurred near University Hall dormitory located near Stadium Boulevard and Providence Road.

It took the jury about six hours to come back with a guilty verdict for Mostafa, according to Casenet. Jurors also recommended a 25 year prison sentence for Mostafa. The sentencing hearing is scheduled for Friday.

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