Crime Alert: Suspect Touched Students Inappropriately Near Campus Dr.

Anyone with information about the incidents encouraged to contact Duke Police

Crime Alert

Two female students reported being approached by a male Tuesday night along Campus Drive and being touch inappropriately.


Both incidents took place around the 9 p.m. hour, and Duke Police believe the incidents are related. The first incident occurred near Campus Drive and Swift Avenue. The second incident occurred near Campus Drive and Anderson Street. No injuries were reported.


A picture of the suspect, who is wearing an orange shirt, is below. Duke Police ask anyone with information about the incident or the suspect to call 919-684-2444. They also remind students and others to follow safety precautions, such as walking together and being alert to their surroundings.


One of the victims reported the incident using the LiveSafe Mobile app, which is available for free through the Apple App Store and Android App Store and offers real-time, two-way communication between Duke community members and the Duke University Police Department.