Forcible Sex Offense-known

"This warning addresses a report of sexual misconduct. Resources are available on and off campus to provide assistance. Visit www.psu.edu/hotlines for support."

Timely Warning
Possible Threat to the Community
“Your Right to Know”
Sep 10, 2015
Type of Report:
Forcible Sex Offense-known
Incident Number:
2015-0768
Reported Offense:
A Sexual Assault was reported to University Police on September 10, 2015 at 02:12 AM. The reported assault occurred on August 23, 2015 between 02:30 AM and 08:00 AM in the Oak Residence Hall. The Oak Residence Hall is located along Residence Hall Drive and adjacent to Gwin Road.o The victim, a student, reported the male known to her, engaged in sexual acts with the victim without her consent.
Location Description:
This incident reportedly occurred in the Oak Residence Hall. The Oak Residence Hall is located along Residence Hall Drive and adjacent to Gwin Road.

Appearance of suspect is reported to be:

Race:
Unknown
Sex:
Male
Height:
Unknown
Weight:
Unknown
Hair Color:
Unknown
Eye Color:
Unknown
Age:
Unknown
Safety tips:
  • Get verbal consent from your partner, and don't assume you know what the other person wants.
  • Trust your instincts. If you feel unsafe, get to a safe place and call for help.
  • Listen to your partner. If you are getting unclear messages, stop.
  • Sexual Assault is a second degree felony in the state of PA. Sentencing can include up to 10 years in prison, fines, and psychiatric treatment.

It can be assumed that conditions continue to exist that may pose a threat to members and guests of the University community. It is the duty of the administration to warn of possible "dangerous conditions" on or near the campus, and at affiliate organizations off campus; an "affirmative duty" exists to warn persons associated with the University of possible peril at the hands of some third party or parties.

Penn State University Police at 814-949-5222 236 E Wopsononack Ave. Altoona, PA.16601