Assault on campus


UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS — Police are investigating a reported assault on the UI campus. 

The victim says he was walking on First Street, near Daniel, early Saturday morning, when someone attacked him.

He says the person hit him multiple times and yelled derogatory terms. Then, the attacker tried to rob him, but didn’t get away with any items.

The suspect is a man, white, in his 20’s, 5’10”, with brown hair and a medium build.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers. Tipsters are always 100% completely anonymous.

All tips submitted to Crime Stoppers are electronically stripped of any personally identifying information and processed by a third-party answering service, not law enforcement.

Cash rewards of up to $1,000 are paid for information leading to an arrest. Tipsters will never be asked their name and are given a secret code number to use when checking on a possible reward. 

(217) 373 – TIPS 
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