Department of Public Safety

690 South Church Street
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383


The West Chester University Police Department received a report of an assault that occurred on Thursday, November 21, 2013 at approximately 8:45 pm. The crime occurred in parking lot D near the water tower, located on campus. The assailants are described as two black males , both around 6 ft tall, one male with stocky build and the other with slim build, both having no facial hair and close cropped hair cuts, no further description was provided. The assailants attempted to make contact with a female student as she walked on campus. The student did not engage the assailants. The assailants followed the victim making contact with her. They attempt to grab the victim at which time she fought back and ran to safety. The assailants are unknown to the victim. West Chester University Police are investigating the incident and request that anyone with information relating to this crime contact the Department of Public Safety at 610-436-3311

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