Woman sexually assaulted by stranger in campus restroom

A stranger allegedly sexually assaulted a 27-year-old woman in a University restroom Friday afternoon, University Police said.
The assault took place shortly after 3 p.m. in the second-floor restroom of Nicholson Hall, located at 216 Pillsbury Dr. S.E.
Police said the suspect is still at large.
According to University Police reports, authorities were notified about the sexual assault at 4 p.m.
Police have classified the attack as fifth-degree criminal sexual misconduct, but investigators would not comment on the specific nature of the crime.
The investigation is ongoing; University Police encourage anyone with information regarding the attack or other sexual assaults to contact them. Officers can be reached at (612) 624-3550.
Benjamin Ganje covers police and welcomes comments at [email protected] He can also be reached at (612) 627-4070 x3225.