Media Relaese 14-2015 | University of Missouri Police Department

MEDIA RELEASE -- May 29, 2015

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


Information on Clery Release Sent to Campus:

The following Clery Release was sent to campus. We do not have further information available at this time. The victim is not a MU Student.

CLERY RELEASE -- May 29, 2015

Information on Reported Sex Offense:

At approximately 2:34 a.m., May 29, the University Police Department (MUPD) received a report of a sex offense that occurred around 1:50 a.m. in the area of University Hall.

The female victim stated that she left the downtown area with a male subject that she had met and they walked to the area of University Hall where the rape occurred. The female victim stated that she struggled with the suspect and he ran from the scene.

The suspect is described as a black male, dark skinned, 5'8" to 6' tall, who spoke French or Portuguese with a strong accent. Investigators are working with the victim for additional details and to ensure she receives the services she needs.

Anyone with any information is requested to call Detective Sam Easley at (573) 884-3721 or CRIME STOPPERS at (573) 875-8477. Individuals also may submit tips online at 875tips.com. Individuals may remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,500 if the information leads to an arrest.

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