CONTACT: MARY GERAGHTY KENYON
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0011; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: Feb. 27, 2001
UI Department of Public Safety investigates campus
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa Department
of Public Safety is investigating an assault that took place in the women's
locker room at the UI Field House on Sunday, Feb. 25 at approximately 11:25
The attacker is described as a black male, 21-26 years
old, 5 feet 10 inches to 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing approximately 195
pounds, with short black hair. At the time of the attack he was wearing a
blue baseball cap turned backward, an orange t-shirt, gray sweatpants, and
white tennis shoes.
UI Public Safety officers are asking anyone who may
have seen a person matching this description on Sunday in the Field House
or who has any information regarding this assault to contact Sgt. Derek Hyche,
the investigating officer, at (319) 335-5022.
UI Public Safety is providing additional patrol of
the Field House in the wake of this assault.