UCCS issues warning after potential assault on campus

The UCCS Police Department is actively investigating a crime involving a student who reported being grabbed from behind by an unknown male on March 13, 2017 at approximately 8:50 pm. According to police, the student was walking behind the Roaring Fork building at the time of the incident. The student the incident ended quickly and the male party ran west into the field behind the Roaring Fork building. No serious physical injury occurred. The student told police that the unknown male was wearing a grey hoodie at the time of the offense.

The University of Colorado Colorado Springs Police Department urges everyone to use caution when encountering individuals who are not personally known to them and to remain aware of their surroundings at all times. Please report any suspicious activity or suspicious persons to the University Police Department.

If you have any information that might be helpful in this investigation contact the University Police Department at 719-255-3111, attention to Detective Corporal Martin Toetz, or in person at the Department of Public Safety located inside the Gateway Hall building.