Crime Alert: Suspicious Person Reported in West Campus Dorm Room

No injuries reported

DukeALERT - On Friday evening, two students returned to their West Campus residence room and found a person they did not know in their room. The subject was described as a male, approximately 30 years old, medium complexion, short buzz cut, and about 6 to 6'5" tall. He was wearing khaki pants, tan shoes, and a long sleeve blue and white checked shirt.  The subject left the area.

No injuries were reported. 

Students are reminded to lock doors and report suspicious behavior.

If you have any information related to this incident, please contact the Duke University Police Department at 919-684-2444. 

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