The IU Police Department received a report of an IU student who had been physically assaulted in the 1100 block of N. Eagleson Ave. on Oct. 28.
IUPD Public Information Officer Hannah Skibba said in an email IUPD officers met with the student Nov. 3. The student reported they were standing on the sidewalk waiting for a ride home when a known male approached them and initiated a physical altercation.
The reporting person received a laceration on their lip after being punched by the suspect. A group of bystanders reportedly stepped in and ended the altercation.
The suspect is not affiliated with IU and the investigation is ongoing.