More assaults on U campus
Fox 9 News reported that the man who assaulted three women last week on the University of Minnesota campus has struck again.
The Star Tribune reported that two women have been assaulted in the past two days, bringing the total number of victims to five.
The suspect was seen riding a red bicycle and is described as a 6'3" black male in his 20s or 30s, wearing a black hate, brown coat and wearing sunglasses.
One of the latest attacks was the first on the campus' East Bank. It occurred near the Stub and Herbs restaurant. It also the first attack to occur later in the day. The previous three occurred around 8 in the morning, while the Sunday attack happened around 2p.m. The Monday attack occurred back on the West Bank in the late morning.
The Minneapolis/St. Paul City Pages obtained a police report that says two students were assaulted on Monday morning, as opposed to the one cited by the Star Tribune.
The Star Tribune reports that extra University and city police forces have been added to the area in hopes of apprehending the man.
Police are also investigating whether or not this individual is responsible for similar attacks in December. (Fox 9 News)