Student reportedly sexually assaulted on campus

Photo courtesy of Chico State
Photo courtesy of Chico State

A female Chico State student reported being sexually assaulted early Sunday morning according to a press release.

The victim was near the intersection of College Drive and the Stadium Lot at 2:10 a.m., when a man she did not recognize raped her.

Police said the victim saw her attacker run south towards the Chico State health center. She described him to be in his early to mid twenties, 6’3” with brown buzzed hair and a muscular build.

The police are advising students to travel in groups, be aware of their surroundings and to walk in lit pathways.

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