UMaine Police issue alert regarding reported assault on campus

Suspect described as 6′ tall, wearing dark clothes and gloves
Published: Nov. 15, 2021 at 6:20 AM EST
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ORONO, Maine (WABI) - University of Maine police issuing an alert after a reported assault on the Orono campus.

It reportedly happened Sunday night around 8:30 p.m. in the East Annex area. The report came in to UMaine police about an hour and a half later.

According to UMaine police, a man grabbed a woman from behind, threatened her with an unknown object, pushed her to the ground and ran off. She did not know who the suspect was.

He is described as 6 feet tall, wearing dark clothing and gloves.

Anyone with information is asked to call UMaine police at 581-4040.

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