Suspect Identified in MU Residential Hall Sexual Assault

2 years 8 months 1 week ago October 18, 2013 Oct 18, 2013 Friday, October 18 2013 Friday, October 18, 2013 4:17:00 PM CDT in News
By: Michelle Schuelke, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - The University of Missouri Police Department has identified the suspect in the sexual assault from October 6.

MU Residential Life staff reported the sexual assault, which occurred in a residence hall in the Rollins group.

A female resident said the perpetrator entered her dorm room when she answered the door, expecting a friend. A male entered and sexually assaulted the student.

The victim has chosen not to speak to the University Police Department at this time. The university says it is working with the victim to get her the assistance she needs to get through this incident.

 

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