University police investigating rape on campus

Emma Smith

Georgia Southern Police officers are currently investigating a strong-arm rape at University Villas reported last week.

According to a police report, the assault occurred on Aug. 16 between 2 a.m. and 4 a.m.

An officer spoke to the victim at The Teal House Sexual Assault and Child Advocacy Center. No description of the subject is currently available.

The victim did not need immediate medical treatment but reported bite marks on her neck and genitals. She has not yet decided whether or not she will press charges.

Any leads should be directed to GSPD at (912) 478-5234.

If you or anyone you know experiences sexual assault, you can reach out to The Teal House at (912) 489-6060.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.

Emma Smith, The George-Anne News Editor,