Sexual Assault Occurs at The Union, Campus Safety Says

By COURTNEY MORRISON, Staff Reporter

The Public Safety Department of the University of Michigan-Dearborn issued a crime alert on Monday, Jan. 25 in regards to a sexual assault.

According to the email, the sexual assault took place at The Union across from the university during a party.

The email also stated that the victim reported that “they became unconscious while attending the party and was sexually assaulted.”

The incident occurred on Saturday, Jan. 23 at 2:30 am and was reported to Dearborn Police. Witness descriptions of the suspect are unknown and Campus Safety did not return requests for comment.

Campus Safety said in the email that if anyone has any information about the assault they should contact the UM-Dearborn Police at (313) 593-5333 or Dearborn Police at (313) 943-2241.

According to UM-Dearborn’s Annual Security Report, there have been three reported “sex offenses” on campus from 2012-2014.