Campus crime alerts are for all
students, faculty and staff so that they are aware of a particular crime or
crimes that are occurring on campus or in the area surrounding the campus.
The Midwestern State University
Police Department is investigating a case of Assault that occurred on Tee Pee
Drive on the east side of Fain Fine Arts at about 11:43 a.m. Wednesday,
September 30, 2015. A female student reported that she was walking to class
when a white male suspect walked up behind her and used his hand to make
nonconsensual sexual contact with her. The suspect then made several rude
comments to the victim and he was last seen walking southeast through Parking
Lot 6 going toward Nocona Trail.
The suspect is described as
white, male, late teens – early 20s, short light brown or blonde hair, 5’ 11’ –
6’, light skin complexion, wearing wire rim glasses with narrow lens, light
colored shirt with unknown print on front, dark shorts and the subject’s teeth
were in poor condition.
Until further information is
obtained, the MSU PD is urging all students, faculty, staff and visitors to be
aware of any suspicious subjects on or near the MSU campus. We all must be
vigilant in taking responsibility for personal safety. All individuals are
urged to practice the following:
- Be aware of your surroundings and do not walk or jog alone.
- If you see anything out of the ordinary or you believe someone is
a suspicious person, notify MSU Police immediately! DO NOT
- Always carry a cell phone with you.
- Do not walk or jog with headphones in both ears.
a high-decibel, personal battery-powered alarm or download a personal protection
alarm app on your cell phone.
training in self-defense/personal protection techniques.
Should you have information about this
incident or any other criminal incident, contact the MSU Police at:
EMERGENCY 911 or Non-emergency 940-397-4239
You may also report a crime anonymously at our web site: www.mwsu.edu/police.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Dan
Williams, Chief of Police at the above numbers.