This communication is prepared as part of the Timely Warning requirement of the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act of 1990. This federal law requires a general communication to the campus community of all crimes reported to campus or local police departments that may pose a threat to the campus community. Such reports shall be provided to students and employees in a manner that is timely and that may aid in the prevention of similar occurrences.
Millersville University police has learned that Millersville Borough Police is investigating the report of a sexual assault that occurred at an off-campus apartment in the 700 block of Hillview Ave. in Millersville. The assault was reported at 7:10 p.m. Sunday evening and is reported to have occurred Saturday night. An adult female reported that she was assaulted by an unknown adult male at an apartment following a party.
This incident is under investigation by the Millersville Borough Police Department, Sgt. Detective Jeffery Margevich. Anyone who may have witnessed any of this activity or the identity of the male is urged to contact the Millersville Borough Police Department at 717-872-4657 or Millersville University Police at 717-872-3433. Callers can remain anonymous.
Members of the campus community are urged to take normal personal safety precautions including being aware of surroundings, not accepting drinks from anyone and utilization of a buddy system while attending social gatherings. The Millersville University Police Department provides a safety escort from 11 p.m. – 7 a.m. and can be contacted at 717-872-3433.