NEWPORT NEWS -- Police investigasted a sex assault on the campus of Christopher Newport University on Sunday morning.
An alert message was sent to Students and posted on the school's website:
TIMELY WARNING NOTIFICATION - on Sunday August 31, 2014, the University Police received a report of suspected sexual assault that occurred in a residence hall in the early morning hours. At this time, a suspect has not been identified but there is not believed to be any immediate danger or ongoing threat to the campus community. Alcohol may have been a factor in the incident. At this time, the investigation is ongoing. Members of the community are reminded to be aware of your surroundings, exercise good judgment in your choices and use good bystander intervention. As always, please report any criminal activity to the University Police or a Campus Security Authority.
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