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OU Issues Crime Alert After Report Of Rape

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Ohio University issued a crime alert Tuesday after a female student reported a rape that happened Sunday night.

According to Ohio University police, the victim reported that she met an unknown male at Courtside Pizza. The victim told police that she invited the man back to her room in Pickering Hall.

Once in her room, the victim said that she was raped by the man.

The victim then told police that she was eventually able to get away from the man and seek medical treatment.

The rape was reported to police the following morning.

Anyone with information is asked to call Ohio University police at 740-593-1911 or anonymously at 740-594-3331.

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