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Date Posted:11/2/12
Case #:PSU201204913
Crime Date:11/2/12
Crime Time:approximately 2:15 a.m. and 2:30 a.m.
Crime Type:Aggravated Assault
Crime Location:Shortlidge Road
Victim Auth:No
Crime Details:In compliance with the “Timely Notice” prevision of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the University Police are giving notice of a disturbing act of violence reported to have occurred on Shortlidge Road near the White Building bus stop and again on Shortlidge Road near McElwain Hall, on the University Park campus of Penn State University. REPORTED OFFENSE: Reported Aggravated Assault: Unlawful attack by one person upon another for the purpose of inflicting severe or aggravated bodily injury. Usually accompanied by the use of a weapon or by means likely to produce death or great bodily harm, was reported to have occurred on Shortlidge Road near the White Building bus stop and again on Shortlidge Road near McElwain Hall between approximately 2:15 a.m. and 2:30 a.m., Friday, November 02, 2012. Shortilidge Road near the White Building bus stop is located in the south central portion of campus, adjacent to White Building. Shortlidge Road near McElwain Hall is located in the south central portion of campus, adjacent to McElwain Hall. SUSPECTS: The first suspect is described as a college-aged Caucasian male, approximately 6’01” wearing jeans. The second suspect is described as a college-aged Caucasian male with red hair, approximately 5’10” wearing jeans. The third suspect is described as a college-aged Caucasian male with brown hair, approximately 6’01” wearing jeans. The victim reported one of the suspects was wearing a long-sleeved t-shirt. The victim reported that sometime between 2:15 a.m. and 2:30 a.m., on Friday, November 2, 2012,unknown males, punched the victim in the face, knocking him to the ground. Once on the ground, the suspects began to kick the victim in the face. The victim was able to get to his feet and was gain knocked to the ground near McElwain Hall. It can be assumed that conditions continue to exist that may pose a threat to members and guests of the University community. It is the duty of the institution to warn of possible “dangerous conditions” on or near the campus, and at affiliate organizations off campus; an “affirmative duty” exits to warn persons associated with this University of possible peril at the hands of some third party or parties. *Please call 814-865-WALK, for a free security escort *Be sure to walk in well-lit areas *Report suspicious behavior to University Police immediately If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact the University Police by telephone at (814) 863-1111; in person at 26 Eisenhower Parking Deck; or if you wish, anonymously through “Silent Witness,” at http://www.police.psu.edu. Click on Silent Witness. Information can also be reported to the Center County Crime Stoppers at 1-877-99CRIME. A cash reward of up to $1,000 could be awarded to the individual(s) that provided the information that leads to an arrest.
Agency:Penn State University Police
28 Eisenhower Parking Deck
University Park,PA,16802
phone: 814-863-1111
fax: 814-865-0466
email: police@psu.edu
Posted Online:11/2/12

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