Incidents of unwelcome contact on GS transit buses

Blakeley Bartee

UPDATE: There are two recent incidents of sexual battery on Gold Route buses on the Crime & Fire Log from GS Public Safety. One was reported on Aug. 17 around 5 p.m., and the next was reported on Aug. 18 at approximately 10:30 a.m.

Jan Bond, associate vice president of marketing and communications, released this timely warning at 12:11 p.m. on Aug. 28:

“Georgia Southern University Public Safety is investigating reported incidents of unwelcome physical contact with females by an unknown male on the Georgia Southern Transit Buses.

“Anyone with information on these incidents is asked to contact the Georgia Southern Police at 912-478- 5234, via the LifeSafe App or the on-line on the anonymous tip line, Eagle Eye Witness, at

“Please contact Public Safety immediately should you be a victim of or observe a criminal act, suspicious person or incident.”

This article will be updated as more information becomes available.