MUW investigating reported incident

By Press Release

At approximately noon Tuesday, Sept. 4, the MUW Police Department was informed by a currently enrolled student that on Aug. 16 she was the victim of a sexual assault by a male acquaintance. The alleged assault occurred in an on-campus residence hall, although the acquaintance is not a student.

The investigation is active and ongoing.

Students are reminded to ensure personal safety by being conscious of their surroundings, never walking alone at night if possible, trusting their instincts, and reporting suspicious activity to MUW Police.

To report an incident to the campus police department, call 662-241-7777. To report an emergency, call 911.