Sexual assault on Hardy Avenue reported to SDSU police

by Camille Lozano, Assistant News Editor

A sexual assault was reported early Sunday morning to the San Diego State Police Department when the SDSU student assaulted visited Sharp Grossmont Hospital seeking treatment.

According to a Community Safety Alert sent out to students on Sunday, Nov. 23, the assault occurred between 10:30 p.m. on Saturday night and 2:30 a.m. on Sunday morning at the party on Hardy Avenue.

SDSUPD Capt. Josh Mays said alcohol was a factor.

“It’s not stranger rape; however, it is unclear at this time the extent of their relationship,” he added.

SDSU police is seeking information to identify the suspect, who is described as a white man with brown hair. The suspect, about 6 feet tall, was wearing dress slacks but no shirt.

Anyone with information or questions can contact Detective Smith at 619-594-7874 and reference case number 14-1906, or provide anonymous tips by contacting Crime Stoppers at 619-235-8477.