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Aug. 21 sexual assault at Read Hall reported


Editor’s Note: This story includes mention of sexual violence. 

IU Police Department received a report of fondling Aug. 25., according to an IU Bloomington crime notice email. 

The incident reportedly occurred Aug. 21. in Read Hall. The suspect reportedly saw the victim in the residence hall lobby. The suspect went to the victim's room, where the victim reported the suspect touched them in an uncomfortable sexual manner.  

The suspect is a man, according to the email, and his identity is currently unknown., The victim who reported the suspect said he was a student at Purdue University.  

A list of resources is available here if you or someone you know has experienced sexual harassment or abuse.  

CORRECTION: A previous version of this story was a republished article of the Aug. 19 rape at Read Hall. The IDS regrets this error.

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