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FSU Police Investigating On-Campus Sexual Battery Incident

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Posted at 4:25 PM, Feb 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-02-23 08:55:51-05

TALLAHASSEE, FLA. (WTXL) - Florida State University Police are investigating the sexual assault of a student.

FSU Police said that around 4am Sunday morning, a female student reported being a victim of sexual battery.

According to officers, she was approached by two males about an hour earlier who said they were looking for a residence hall. She walked with the them to an area between Strozier Library and the business building, where police said she was then sexually assaulted.

One suspect is described as a white male with short brown hair and approximately six feet tall with a thin build. The other suspect is also a white male with a medium build.

Police are actively investigating the incident and offered a few tips to stay safe on or around campus:

  • Avoid walking alone at night
  • Stay in well lighted areas to avoid being isolated by a criminal
  • Always be aware of your surroundings