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LATEST: Police investigate sexual assault on Concord Campus

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ATHENS, W.Va. (AP) - Police in Mercer County are investigating a sexual assault that happened on Concord University Campus Monday April, 28. Concord University Police and the Town of Athens Police Departments are investigating.  According to officers the incident happened in a parking lot between Wilson Hall and the Rahall Technology Center.

Details on the suspect are still limited.  Investigators are searching for a white man who is around 6 feet tall.

Extra patrols are on campus. Police are warning students on campus to use extra caution.  Students can call 304-384-5132 to request a safety escort.  Concord University is also reminding students to always be aware of their surroundings and carry a cell phone for safety.