Assault on a Female:
ASU Police are seeking information about an alleged assault on a female that occurred during the early morning hours of Saturday, May 10, 2014 at approximately 1:30 am on Hill Street near the John Thomas building. A female non-student reported she was assaulted by an unknown white male by being struck in the back of head causing her to fall face first onto the pavement. The victim suffered several injuries due to the fall and was transported by Watauga Medics to the Watauga Medical Center ER.
The alleged suspect is described as being a white male with blond crew cut type hair.
Anyone with information regarding a crime is encouraged to call the ASU Police Department at 262-2150 or Crimestoppers at (828) 268-6959. If your information leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a reward up to $1000.00.
You may also report crimes anonymously at http://www.police.appstate.edu/crime-tip-submission-form .
Tips for keeping safe:
- Always try and walk with a friend, especially during the hours of darkness.
- Be aware of your surroundings.
- Avoid walking in isolated or poorly lighted areas.