Ray Villeda, NBC 5 News
The University of North Texas is under a campuswide crime alert after a male student was sexually assaulted by two people in Denton on Tuesday night.
The University of North Texas is under a campus-wide crime alert after a male student claims he was sexually assaulted by two people in Denton Tuesday night.
It happened at about 7 p.m. on Welch Street.
The victim states he was walking along a service road on campus when a vehicle pulled up beside him and two men asked for directions. He willingly got inside the car and was immediately accosted, UNT police say.
The man was threatened with a knife, his eyes were covered and he was driven to a nearby, remote area where he was sexually assaulted. He was later freed on the east side of campus.
The victim describes the driver as a white male in his early 20’s, 6 feet tall, a muscular build with short brown hair and clean shaven. He was wearing a blue T-shirt, torn blue jeans and brown boots. The passenger is described as a Hispanic male, in his early 20’s, 5 feet 6 inches tall, with a stocky build and a dark-colored faux hawk. He was wearing an orange T-shirt, blue jeans and white tennis shoes.
The two were reportedly driving an older model blue four-door sedan.
Anyone with information is being asked to contact the UNT Criminal Investigations Division at 940-565-3006 or you can remain anonymous by calling UNT Crime Stoppers at 940-369-TIPS (8477).