IU police: 2 sexual assault cases reported over the weekend
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Police in Bloomington are investigating a pair of reported sexual assaults from the weekend.
According to Indiana University police, a 19-year-old woman said a male acquaintance sexually assaulted her at the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity house, 1412 N. Jordan Ave., Saturday afternoon.
4 Fast Facts
- Two weekend sexual assaults reported in Bloomington
- One case happened at a fraternity house
- A 19-year-old woman gave police a statement and underwent a sexual assault examination
- A second woman went to the hospital for a sexual assault examination in a separate case
The woman said the assault happened around 2:45 p.m. Saturday after the 22-year-old man invited her to a room to continue drinking at the fraternity house. Police were dispatched around 9 p.m. to IU Health Bloomington Hospital, where the woman gave a statement and underwent a sexual assault examination.
Police were looking for potential witnesses in the case and wanted to interview the 22-year-old man. IU police said the fraternity was cooperating with the investigation.
A second sexual assault was also reported from the weekend. In that case, a woman went to the hospital for a sexual assault examination. IU police said the woman wanted to stay anonymous and didn’t ask for an investigation into the matter at the time.