University of Miami

Juvenile Inappropriately Touched by Man at University of Miami

University of Miami Police have stepped up patrols after a juvenile was inappropriately touched in the laundry room at one of the university's housing facilities.

The incident happened around 4 p.m. Monday at the Stanford Residential College at 1239 Dickinson Drive, according to a safety advisory issued by UM Police.

The advisory said the juvenile was in the laundry room when a man entered the room with a small black dog. As the man went to leave, he brushed by the victim, inappropriately touching the victim.

The suspect was described as a light-skinned male, 20 to 25 years old, 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-10. Police are actively investigating the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call UM Police at 305-284-6666.

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