Police investigating first sexual assault of the semester 


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Alexis Montgomery, Editor-in-Chief

A sexual assault reportedly occurred on campus in residential housing this week, late Tuesday night. 

The assault occurred around 11:30 p.m. A timely warning, sent out by Director of Public Safety Ryan Anderson, was sent out to students at 12:04 p.m. today. 

The suspect is described as a male who is known to the person who reported the sexual assault.

Both Public Safety and St. Charles Police were notified of the sexual assault on Wednesday at approximately 11:30 a.m. and are currently investigating. St. Charles Police were unavailable for comment at 3 p.m. today.

The email encouraged anyone with information about the sexual assault to contact the St. Charles Police Department at 636-949-3300 or Lindenwood Public Safety at 636-949-4911.