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Still no details on sexual assault reported near IPFW

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - 7:14 am

Neither Fort Wayne Police nor IPFW campus police have provided any more information on a reported sexual assault that occurred near campus Monday.

Monday afternoon, IPFW sent alerts to campus staff and students regarding a sexual assault near campus. At least seven Fort Wayne Police Department units were dispatched after the rape was reported at 3:10 p.m. Monday and aided in a search that lasted more than an hour.

According to Fort Wayne Police logs, the rape happened in a woods behind the Canterbury Green apartment complex, which lies just north of the IPFW campus.

The assailant was described as a black man about 20 years old who was last seen wearing a red shirt and blue jeans.