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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
NEWS RELEASE
News Bureau   Schofield Hall 201  Eau Claire, WI 54702
phone: (715) 836-4741
fax: (715) 836-2900
Campus Police Investigate Assault Report
MAILED: Oct. 24, 2000

          EAU CLAIRE — The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Office of Public Safety and Police responded Sunday afternoon to a report of a sexual assault of a Murray Hall resident.
          Public Safety Director David Backstrom said the report came in at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22. Backstrom said officers went to the woman's residence in Murray Hall and transported her to Sacred Heart Hospital for a sexual assault screening. After the screening was completed, the woman was released.
          Police are continuing the investigation. Backstrom urges anyone with information that might aid this investigation to contact the Office of Public Safety and Police, 836-2222.
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UW-Eau Claire Home [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 201
(715) 836-4741
newsbur@uwec.edu

Updated: Oct. 24, 2000