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Oakland University police searching for suspect in sexual assault on campus

CBS News Detroit Digital Brief for Sept. 21, 2023
CBS News Detroit Digital Brief for Sept. 21, 2023 03:19
Police are searching for a suspect wanted in connection to a sexual assault that reportedly happened on campus on Sunday. Oakland University Police

OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) - The Oakland University Police Department is searching for a suspect after receiving a report of a sexual assault that happened on Sunday. 

Police say the assault happened at about 7:45 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 17, in a student housing facility on campus. 

In addition, the person who reported the incident told police they knew the suspect. 

He is described as a 26-year-old man who is 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs 174 lbs. He also has short dark hair, a goatee and facial stubble. 

According to police, he allegedly left campus in a white Dodge Charger after the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call Oakland University police at 248-370-3331.

Tips can also be submitted anonymously at

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