Media Relaese 7-2014 | University of Missouri Police Department

MEDIA RELEASE -- May 11, 2014

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

Subject Arrested for Rape by MUPD:

Around 4:30 a.m., May 10, David M Sowell was arrested for rape in the first degree. Missouri State Statute 566.030.

David M Sowell
Date of Birth: 10-01-1993
301 Campus View Drive, Columbia MO 65201

On May 9, around 11:58 p.m., Officers from the University Police Department were dispatched to Campus View Drive in reference to a reported rape. Officers made contact with a female victim who reported she had been raped by an acquaintance, David Sowell. Officers made contact with Sowell and transported him to the University Police Department where he was interviewed and later arrested for rape in the first degree.

Additional details are not available due to the ongoing investigation.

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