Female employee grabbed by unknown male -- MALE IDENTIFIED
ContactKeith C. Cash
Chief of Police
A female employee of USA apartments reported today around 7:40 a.m. she was grabbed by an unknown male inside the trash storage area of Pine Hall. The male was described as 5'5", stocky build, short black hair, possibly middle eastern, wearing tan shorts and a tan shirt. This was reported about an hour after the incident. She was not injured. The male had made some conversation, then brushed against the female then hugged her in what she felt was an inappropriate fashion.
We remind the community to be aware of their surroundings and report suspicious behaviors to the police.
Today (08-19-2012) SUSPECT IDENTIFIED
The suspect has been identified. He did not know he was being inappropriate, but thought he was just being friendly. At this time the victim does not want to pursue charges. We will send the case to the Dean to review for action. He is a student and resident of USA apartments.