Aggravated Assault

Timely Warning
Possible Threat to the Community
“Your Right to Know”
Mar 11, 2017
Type of Report:
Aggravated Assault
Reported Offense:
Erie Police Department and PA State Police units pursued a vehicle onto campus. Occupants of vehicle reported to be armed. Staff and students are to stay in place. A search is underway for occupants.
Location Description:
Prischak Lot
Safety tips:
  • Report all suspicious persons, vehicles, and activities to your University Police department immediately.
  • Do not provide a ride to people you do not know well or trust.
  • Do not admit strangers into your residence hall.

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 814-898-6101 4651 College Drive Erie, Pennsylvania 16563-1100