Attempted rape reported at Miami University

OXFORD, OH (FOX19) - Oxford Police are investigating the attempted rape of a Miami University student.

Just after 5 a.m. on Friday, March 2, a female student told Oxford Police that she awoke to find an unknown man in her bed in her apartment in the 0 block of West Withrow.

She told police that the man tried to pin her, and she screamed and hit him. She chased him down the stairs as he fled.

The suspect is described as a black male, about 180 to 200 pounds and wearing a plaid shirt over a dark hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information should call Oxford Police at 513-524-5240 or Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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