Last night, at approximately 12:40 a.m. a female was attacked on the West Virginia University Main campus, near the College of Business and Economics building. University Police are seeking information from the public to try and find the attacker.
The battery occurred at the bottom of the stairs behind the B&E building. The suspect has been identified as a white male with a pale complexion, at about 6-feet-tall, 150 pounds. The suspect was wearing a black beanie, a black peacoat, and light blue jeans.
The University Police Department released some reminders for students to use caution when they are out at night:
Know where the blue light phones are around campus. Using these phones gives you a direct link to 911. The phones should only be used in an emergency; to report non-emergencies, call 304.293.3136.