Sexual assault reported on Hope College’s Holland campus

Posted at 5:11 AM, Oct 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-23 05:11:15-04

HOLLAND, Mich. — A student was reportedly sexually assaulted early Saturday morning on Hope College’s Holland campus.

According to an alert on the schools website, the victim told campus security they knew the suspect that assaulted them.

The college says the Holland Department of Public Safety is now investigating.

In the meantime, the college is encouraging all students to be active bystanders by remaining alert, being mindful of surroundings, and reporting all suspicious persons and activity to Campus Safety at 616-395-7770.