UPDATE: September 28, 2017 12:55pm
The Liberty University Campus Alert System just released this statement:
"Due to tips received after the initial alert message, LUPD has identified a suspect and placed him in custody. This student alert is now canceled, thanks to all who called in."
The Liberty University Campus Alert system released a message on Thursday morning stating that a sexual assault was reported on campus.
They released this statement:
"A Sexual Assault has been reported to the Liberty University Police Department. The victim was reportedly offered a ride to her residence hall by the driver of a Black Chevy Impala with Florida license plates. Once in the vehicle, the driver refused to allow the victim to get out and drove to a secluded area where the victim was Sexually Assaulted. The driver is described as a black, male, early 20’s, 6’1’’, a full beard but close cut, with corn rows in his hair, and skinny. He was last seen wearing a red shirt and black shorts. Please contact LUPD at 434 592 3911 immediately if this individual or vehicle is seen on campus. Remember, only accept rides from individuals that you know."