Screen readers: Two navigational links to follow.Skip to site navigation.Skip to page content.
The University of Iowa News Services
The University of Iowa News Services Home News Releases UI in the News Subscribe to UI News Contact Us

University of Iowa News Release


Dec. 4, 2006

Police Seek Help Identifying Suspect In Assault

A female University of Iowa student reported to the UI Police that she was assaulted at about 2 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 2. The victim was walking on the north side of Van Allen Hall when a male approached from behind. He pushed her toward the building and to the ground.

The victim describes the suspect as a light-skinned, possibly Hispanic male, in his 20's, approximately 5 feet, 9 inches tall, 170 pounds, with short black straight hair and a medium build. He was wearing a light-colored, long-sleeve t-shirt.

The UI Police is currently investigating this incident.  Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 319-335-5022.

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa News Services, 300 Plaza Centre One, Suite 371, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-2500.

EDIA CONTACT: UI Police, 319-335-5022.