CWRU Security Alert 05/12/2019

Security Alert

Case Western Reserve University Division of Public Safety

Crime: Aggravated Assault

 This incident occurred off campus but because of the proximity to the university, campus police would like the campus community to be aware.

Location of incident: 2207 Murray Hill Rd.

Date of Incident: 05/12/2019

Time of Incident: 03:05 am

Incident Description: A male student was walking westbound on Murray Hill Rd. when a male approached him from behind and hit him on the back with a baseball bat. The Student sustained bruising on his back, but declined medical attention.                                                                                  

Suspect(s) Description: The suspect was a male with the height between 5'8 and 5'10. the male was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and dark colored pants.

Additional information:  The suspect fled eastbound on Murray Hill Rd. towards Edgehill Rd.

Initiated: 05/12/2019

Information provided by: Case Western Reserve University Police Department

Case Western Reserve University is committed to providing a safe environment for all members of the community. We strongly encourage individuals to regularly check to see what safety tips and services we provide.

If you have any information on this crime, please call 216.368.3333 as soon as possible. If you would like to leave an anonymous tip, please call 216.368.3331. 

Case Western Reserve University Division of Public Safety releases security alerts, in compliance with the federal Clery Act, when a Clery-reportable crime is committed and the university determines there is an ongoing threat on campus to the health or safety of students or employees.