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.