2014 Archives

More information regarding off-campus sexual assault Sept. 7

September 15, 2014

The University Park Police Department has released a sketch and additional information about a suspect in the sexual assault of an SMU student on Sunday, Sept. 7, in the 6700 block of Willard Drive, about a half mile east of the main campus near Central Expressway.

The University Park Police Department has released a sketch and additional information about a suspect in the aggravated sexual assault of an SMU student on September 7 in University Park.  According to the new information released Monday, Sept. 15, the suspect has a tattoo on the left side of his neck depicting a crown. There is some type of script writing below the crown. The information and sketch of the suspect are available on the University Park website.

Anyone with information about this case is urged to call University Park Police at 214-363-3000, or contact Detective Marshall at 214-987-5359.

Information also may be reported anonymously through the SMU Police Department’s Silent Witness Program by calling 214-SMU-2TIP or online at http://www.smu.edu/2tip.

SMU community members are asked to be aware of their surroundings:

  • If you see something, say something. Report suspicious people or activities. Call SMU Police or report anonymously online or at 214-SMU-2TIP. Emergency blue-light phones across campus connect directly to SMU Police.
  • Giddy-Up offers free rides on campus from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m. daily, 214-768-1111. SMU Police also are available to provide rides, 214-768-3388. SMU Rides provides service, with fees charged to the rider’s SMU ID, 214-768-7433.

In case of sexual assault, please contact police as soon as it is safe to do so and seek medical care immediately. Information is available at smu.edu/LiveResponsibly.