UB police looking for suspect accused of forcibly touching a woman

Posted at 12:08 PM, Sep 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-20 12:08:59-04

University Police are looking for the man who a woman says forcibly touched her at  Fall Fest in Alumni Arena on Saturday, September 10. 

The incident reportedly  took place between 8:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. while the victim was in the audience in the “blue zone” section on the floor. Several bystanders intervened to stop the suspect.

University Police are looking for a college-aged male, approximately 5’7” tall, thin build, dark complexion, black hair.  He spoke with what an “Indian- or Middle Eastern-sounding accent.”  At the time of the incident, the suspect was wearing a gray T-shirt and dark gray or navy shorts.

If you have any information on this case call police at: 716-645-8912.

Members of the community are urged to be vigilant at all times. Report any unusual circumstances or suspicious persons or activities to the University Police as soon as possible.  Tips on any campus crime can be reported at 716-645-2227.