Alleged rape occurs in residence hall

UNA police are investigating an alleged rape that occurred on campus Dec. 11, 2011, according to police reports.

The victim, 19, is a UNA student living in Rice Hall. She reported the alleged rape to police Dec. 12. The victim was acquainted with the accused, who is not a UNA student, according to UNA police Chief Bob Pastula.

UNA police Officer Jeff Clifton responded to ECM Hospital, where the victim was referred after visiting the Health and Wellness Center on campus. Officials determined the victim had no physical injuries after a rape kit was administered, police said.

Police are investgiating the incident, and at press time on Jan. 17, police had made no arrests.