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Date Posted:10/12/14
Case #:PSU201404002
Crime Date:10/12/14
Crime Time:approximately 3:58 a.m.
Crime Type:Indecent Assault
Crime Location:Stone Hall
Victim Auth:No
Crime Details:INDECENT ASSAULT TIMELY WARNING Possible Threat to the Community “Your Right to Know” October 12, 2014 REPORTED OFFENSE: An Indecent Assault was reported to University Police on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at approximately 3:58 a.m. The reported assault occurred on Sunday, October 12, 2014, at approximately 3:15 a.m., in the University’s East Halls Residence Hall known as Stone Hall. Stone Hall is located in the East Halls Residence Complex, adjacent to Snyder Hall. SUSPECTS: The suspect, unknown to the witness, is described as a college aged Asian male, 5’8”, with dark hair and a medium build. The suspect was wearing light colored clothing. The victim, a student, reported at approximately 3:15 a.m. on Sunday, October 12, 2014, she was inappropriately touched by an unknown male in her unlocked Stone Hall residence. The victim was awakened to this unknown male inappropriately touching her. 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” exists to warn persons associated with this University of possible peril at the hands of some third party or parties. *In an effort to reduce your risk of becoming a victim, please keep these tips in mind. o Keep your doors locked at all times o Avoid traveling alone at night. Walk with a friend or use the Safe Walk Service at 865-WALK (9255). o Do not admit strangers into your residence hall o Immediately call the police if you see someone suspicious o Use the buddy system and watch out for each other If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation, contact: Penn State University Police at (814) 863-1111 26 Eisenhower Parking Deck, University Park, PA 16802 or anonymously at http://www.police.psu.edu and click on “Report A Crime” Submit tips to Centre County Crimestoppers via email to: tip@centrecountycrimestoppers.org. Those providing information that leads to an arrest may be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 from Centre County CrimeStoppers.
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:10/12/14

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