UIC Police emergency: 312-355-5555
UIC Police received a report at 1:50 p.m. Friday that a student had been sexually assaulted in a university residence hall at 600 S. Halsted St. at approximately 2 a.m. Thursday.
The offender, who is not affiliated with UIC, was known to the victim through a mutual friend. The offender is described as a black male, 6 feet 3 inches to 6 feet 4 inches, 180 to 190 pounds, of muscular build, and a light complexion. He was wearing a white t-shirt and dark sweat pants.
The university is providing resources to assist the victim and will continue to take actions to maintain the safety and security of the campus community.
UIC Police are leading the investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call 312-996-2830.
CRIMES REPORTED TO UIC POLICE
Criminal defacement: 2
Criminal trespass: 1
Deceptive practice: 1
Criminal sexual assault: 1
ARRESTS BY UIC POLICE
April 13: A man was arrested for criminal trespass at 8:57 p.m. in the Student Residence and Commons Courtyard.
April 14: A man was arrested for domestic battery at 11:30 a.m. at 3001 S. King Drive.