IUPUI alert: Student grabbed on campus Monday night
No injuries reported
Last Updated: 85 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS - Campus police at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis issued a safety alert Tuesday after a student was grabbed on campus Monday night.
According to the school's website, a female student was walking west of Cavanaugh Hall just before 9 p.m. Monday when a male passing by grabbed her arm and said, "Come with me."
The student said she was able to break free from the male's grasp, and she was not injured.
The student said the male was white, at least 6 feet tall and was dressed in dark clothing. He was last seen walking south on University Boulevard toward New York Street.
School officials wanted to remind students about the SafeWalk Escort Service, which can be reached at 317-274-SAFE.
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