Update: TJC Police continue investigating a reported sexual assault of a TJC student during the early morning hours of Sept. 16, 2012
The victim has now been released from ETMC, and is currently under the suspect to be a tall, heavy-set black male wearing a TJC shirt and jeans. The victim could have possibly known suspect, according to officials. The location is also unclear at this time.
Tyler PD and TJC Campus Police are investigating the report, as well as reviewing video footage from campus cameras, according to Fred Peters, director of Public Affairs and Grant Development at TJC.
“Stay away from the people you don’t know and just go to and from classes,” Kimberley Hines, Freshman majoring in Business Management, said “There is so much you can do, like I said people are so unpredictable even the people you thought never hurt you would, at that’s the sad part.”
More information will be provided as it becomes available.