Clery Relaese 3-2011 | University of Missouri Police Department

Clery Release -- March 1, 2011

Contact: Captain B. Weimer
Office (573) 882-5923
Cellular (573) 999-1979

Information on Rape Reported to MU Police Department

At approximately 6:39 a.m., Tuesday, March 1, the University of Missouri Police Department received a report of a rape that occurred on campus outside Laws Residence Hall. The female victim reported that between 4 a.m. and 5 a.m. today, she was approached by an unknown white male who appeared to be an older college-aged student with a short haircut. The male started asking her questions, assaulted her, and then raped her. After the incident, the male ran south toward university parking lot WG 6. The victim was unable to supply any further identification at this time.

Anyone with any information is requested to call Detective Michael Laughlin at (573) 884-2605, or CRIME STOPPERS at (573) 875-8477. Individuals may also submit tips on-line at 875tips.com. Individuals may remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1500 if the information leads to an arrest.

Updates on this incident will be posted on the department’s web site atmupolice.missouri.edu as time permits. Please do not reply to this e-mail as this account is not monitored.

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(In accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998. To learn more about Jeanne Clery, please visit: http://www.securityoncampus.org/)