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Clery Release -- July 5, 2015
Information on Assault

At approximately 11:25 a.m., July 5, the University Police Department (MUPD) received a report of an assault that occurred on the Hinkson Creek Trail near the Grindstone Nature Area. A female victim running on the trail observed a male subject pass her several times on a bike. As she continued to run down the trail she observed him stopped near a bridge and when she passed he grabbed her. The female yelled at the male and sprinted away down the trail. The male again passed her on the bike and stopped at another bridge in front of her and was exposing himself.

The suspect is a male in his early 20's, approximately 6 foot tall and 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a light colored t-shirt, cargo-style shorts, tennis shoes, and a flat brim ball cap.

The victim has been put in contact with City of Columbia Park Rangers for criminal reporting.

This release is being sent to campus due to the nature and proximity of campus so the University community can take appropriate measures to ensure safety. MUPD reminds the community to take safety precautions and remain aware of your surroundings. Report suspicious activity on campus to the University Police Department. It is important to remember you can do everything properly and still be the victim of a crime. By taking crime prevention measures and being alert you can reduce your chances of being a victim.

Clery 6-2015

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