Crime Alert - Burglary with attempted sex crime - Bryant Ave. - 3:05 a.m. Sept. 27, 2015
On Sunday, Sept. 27th at approximately 4 p.m., a Cornell University student reported to the Cornell University Police that an unknown male entered his apartment and attempted to remove the undergarments of a sleeping female. Once the male and female woke, the unknown male suspect fled from the residence. This occurred at approximately 3:05 a.m. on Sept. 27, at the student's apartment in the 300 block of Bryant Ave. in Collegetown. The only description obtained was a silhouette that is believed to be of a male figure, approximately 6 food tall, 155 pounds. The City of Ithaca Police Department is conducting the criminal investigation of this case as a Burglary and an attempted sex offense of Forcible Touching. Anyone who may have witnessed this incident or has information is asked to call the City of Ithaca Police Department at 607-272-3245.