FSU Police Department Investigating Rape Claim

Posted at 6:55 PM, Apr 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-10 11:26:07-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - The Florida State University police department is asking students to be careful after a sexual assault was reported on campus.

The student who reported the assault told police she met her attacker at Potbelly's on College Avenue just after 1 a.m. Saturday. The victim says the man who assaulted her came back to her dorm room with her, attacked her and left.

She describes her assailant as a 5'7" white male with tan skin, dark hair and a muscular build. He was last seen wearing an unknown color t-shirt and blue jeans.

The FSUPD is actively investigating this offense and gathering evidence. Any person who may have been in contact with the suspect is urged to notify FSUPD at 850-644-1234.

Persons who wish to remain anonymous can contact Big Bend Crime Stoppers at 850-574-TIPS, or visit at

Remember, with Crime Stoppers, you don't have to give your name and the information you provide may make you eligible for a reward of up to $3000.