Current University Status
Crime Alert

A CRIME ALERT has been posted to the USC Division of Law Enforcement and Safety's website

Type of Alert:
Assisting Other Agency

Date and Time:
October 18, 2011 around 3:20 a.m.

1200 block of College Street

Suspect Information:
Sex: Male
Race: Black
Height: Approx. 5'11"
Age: 20-24
Weight: Approx. 180 lbs.
Clothing: Black sweatpants, gray hoodie, clean shaven

The victim stated that while walking on the sidewalk traveling down the 1200 block of College Street, he was approached from behind by a black male subject. The subject asked him for money and then grabbed him. The victim was able to run away from the area. The incident is being investigated by the City of Columbia Police Department.