ATTEMPTED RAPE REPORTED NEAR COLUMBIA

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Columbia Public Safety released the picture above along with a description of an attempted rape Wednesday night on 113th street.

“On October 29, 2014 at approximately 9:40 P.M. an Affiliate was the victim of an Attempted Rape inside the lobby of her residence on West 113 Street between Amsterdam Ave and Broadway. The unknown male in the photo below followed the victim and pushed his way into her building and knocked her to the ground and did attempt to rape her. If the male is seen or his identity is known, please call 911 and Public Safety at 212 -854-2797.

If you observe anyone acting in a suspicious manner, or you feel threatened in any way, call the Police immediately by dialing 911. Always be aware of your surroundings. Please remember that Public Safety operates a Morningside area
shuttle bus that runs every evening. Please visit the following website for further information about the shuttle.

http://transportation.columbia.edu/evening-schedule

Deidre Fuchs, Director of Investigations, 212-854-2054.”

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    1. DMH says:

      Really hope they catch this guy – this report is horrifying. So much sympathy to the victim.

    2. Scott says:

      Great picture Columbia security. Looks like an Impressionist painting. You might want to upgrade those cameras.