IUPD issues Crime Notice for reported rape at Walnut Grove Center



Warning: this article mentions and includes details of sexual assault that may be disturbing to some readers.

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (IUSTV News) — An IU Crime Notice for a reported rape was sent to the campus community Friday morning.

According to the crime notice, IUPD took a rape report from a victim around 11 p.m. Thursday. The sexual assault is alleged to have happened in the victim’s dorm room at Walnut Grove Center at around 2 a.m. earlier that morning.

The suspect is known to police and is a student at IU, the crime notice said. The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the IU Police Department at 812-855-4111. You may also call Crime Stoppers at 1-317-262-TIPS (8477).

For more information on sexual violence prevention and resources, see http://stopsexualviolence.iu.edu

Additional safety tips can be found at: https://protect.iu.edu/police-safety/safety-prevention/index.html