Female student sexually assaulted near campus Monday

A female UC Berkeley student was sexually assaulted Monday night in an area near campus, according to a UCPD crime alert.

The victim met the suspect on the Internet and met with the suspect at an off-campus location in the city, according to the alert. Soon after meeting, the victim was allegedly sexually assaulted by the suspect. The suspect was described as a 26-year-old Hispanic male, according to the alert.

Those with information regarding the incident are requested to contact the UCPD Criminal Investigation Bureau at (510) 642-6760.

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Adrienne Shih is an assistant news editor. Contact her at [email protected] and follow her on Twitter at @adrienneshih.

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