Humboldt State UPD searching for campus sexual battery suspect


ARCATA, Calif. - Humboldt State University police are looking for a suspect of sexual battery that took place Wednesday night on campus.

The HSU University Police Chief told North Coast News that a female student was grabbed by a man she did not know near the Science A building at about 8:55 p.m. on Nov. 29. The chief said she screamed, pushed him away and he ran off.

The suspect is described as a thin male over 6 feet tall, clean shaven, and approximately 25-30 years of age. He was wearing plaid pajama bottoms, a brown zip-up hoodie, and a light t-shirt.

Anyone with information or needing to report a similar incident may contact University Police at 707-826-5555, or in an emergency call 911.

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