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University of Iowa News Release

June 2, 2006

UI Police Investigate Sexual Assault Complaint

A female University of Iowa student filed a report of a sexual assault with the UI Police Department at 4:22 p.m. Wednesday, May 31. According to the reporting party, a man came from behind and grabbed the woman inappropriately as she was walking along the north exterior side of Schaeffer Hall.

The victim described the alleged perpetrator as a white male in his 20s, 5’8” tall, with brown hair. He was wearing dark colored athletic shorts that extended past the knee and last was seen running westbound.

UI police are investigating the incident. Anyone with information about the incident should call 319-335-5022.

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa News Services, 300 Plaza Centre One, Suite 371, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-2500.

MEDIA CONTACT: Stephen J. Pradarelli, 319-384-0007, stephen-pradarelli@uiowa.edu