East Central College Student Assaulted On Campus

Union, Mo - Yesterday afternoon at approximately 3:45 p.m. a female student was assaulted by an unknown assailant in the student parking lot across the road from the theatre stage entrance on the East Central College campus in Union. 

She was pinned against a dark blue jeep with rust spots before the assailant ran into the woods. 

The male was at least 6 ft. tall with brown hair, no facial hair, dirty teeth, and wore a black hoodie and work boots.  The victim notified the Union Police Department who later notified the college.

East Central College is working with the Union Police Department to find this person.  Any students or individuals who saw anything or have information that could help are urged call the Union Police at 636-583-3700.

East Central is urging students to "please be aware of your surroundings and take extra precautions in the parking lots.  If you need someone to walk you to your car, you can call security at 636-368-2183, campus phone 6965 or
Evening Services Specialist from 4:30-9:15 p.m M-Th at 636-584-6699, campus phone 6600."