SIU investigating possible sexual assault

CARBONDALE — The Department of Public Safety at Southern Illinois University is investigating the report of a possible sexual assualt on campus Saturday.

SIU-C DPS received a Campus Security Authority report of the possible assault in Mae Smith Hall at 330 Neely Drive in Carbondale. Department officials say the victim and suspect are reportedly acquaintances and both are students.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call the SIU Department of Public Safety at (618) 453-3771.