18-Year-Old Arrested in Connection With CMU Sexual Assault

Posted at 3:36 PM, Oct 28, 2013
and last updated 2013-10-28 15:42:54-04

MT. PLEASANT, Mich. — An 18-year-old man was arrested Sunday for an alleged sexual assault at a Central Michigan University dorm room.

According to CMU Police, the student entered an unlocked dorm room in Merrill Hall early Sunday morning and sexually assaulted one woman.  He then allegedly got into a fight with other people in the room when he was discovered.

The man was arrested in Merrill Hall and taken to the Isabella County Jail.  He will be charged Tuesday with one count each of criminal sexual conduct with intent of penetration, fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct, home invasion and two counts of second-degree assault and battery.  His identity will be released pending his arraignment at 11 a.m. in the Isabella County Courthouse.