Sexual assault incident reported on North Campus

Published December 2, 2018 at 6:53 PM

An incident has occurred on the University at Buffalo’s North Campus that may pose a continuing threat to the university community. This warning is provided so that you may take whatever action is deemed necessary for your safety.

University Police received an anonymous report about an incident that occurred in Richmond Quad on December 2, 2018 at approximately 6:00 a.m.

A female resident reported that a male resident, who is known to her, entered an unlocked dormitory room where she was sleeping and had sexual contact with her without her consent. The victim woke up and physically resisted, after which the suspect left the room.

The identities of the victim and suspect have not been disclosed to University Police.

Residents are encouraged to be vigilant at all times, always lock room doors and to report any unusual circumstances or suspicious persons/activities to the University Police as soon as possible.