Sexual assualt reported on campus

Ryan Ogle, [email protected], is a senior mass media major

Washburn University police are investigating reports of sexual assault that occurred on campus.

According to an email sent out by campus police, on the evening of Tuesday, Oct. 21, a female student reported that she was approached by an unknown male suspect while walking in the area of Washburn Village. The female reported that the suspect opened the front of his pants and exposed himself. The suspect then reached toward the female in an attempt to grab her breasts.

Earlier that evening, a second female student reported that she was approached by an unknown male in the same area. This report stated that the suspect made no attempt to expose himself or grab the female.

The suspect was described as a white male with medium brown hair, with facial hair/goatee mustache. He was said to be driving a white or light colored vehicle.

Anyone with information regarding these incidents is asked to contact the Washburn University Police at 785-670-1153.