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UPDATE - Aggravated Sexual Assault and Aggravated Kidnapping Suspect

Date: 02/13/2019


The Huntsville Police Department - Texas has arrested a suspect recently involved in an Aggravated Robbery, Aggravated Sexual Assault and Aggravated Kidnapping at an off-campus apartment complex in the 1300 block of Smither Drive.

Timely Warning - Suspicious Incident Reported

Date: 02/08/2019


On Friday, February 8, 2019 at 11:00 a.m., an officer met with a female student who reported an assault. On Thursday, February 7 at approximately 8:15 p.m. between the Dan Rather Communications Building and the Administration Building, an unknown male individual, who was wearing a dark colored hoodie and did not have a weapon, attempted to assault a female student. The female student defended herself and the unknown male fled. A male student ran to the female to provide assistance.

If anyone observed this incident or has any information, we ask that you contact the University Police Department (UPD) at (936) 294-1800.

In an effort to keep our community safe, please remember to be aware of your surroundings, travel in groups, and contact UPD if you observe any suspicious activity. In addition, UPD offers an escort service for those who do not want to walk alone. To request an escort, contact UPD at (936) 294-1800.

Emergency: 936-294-1000

Non-Emergency: 936-294-1800

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