On Thursday, 11/2/17 at around 12:49am, Stanford DPS received a report from a female Stanford student that a person unknown to her had approached her from behind and grabbed her by the wrist and waist. The student had been walking on the path around Lake Lagunita and was near the Lakeside Dining Hall when the incident occurred. She was able to pull away from the subject, whom she described as a white male adult, around 20-30 years old, about 6'0 tall with an average build, clean shaven, with dark eyebrows and thin lips. He was wearing dark pants and a hooded blue denim jacket with the hood up over his head. The victim notified the police within a few minutes of the crime. Officers conducted a search for the suspect but were unable to locate him. This incident is being categorized as false imprisonment.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Stanford DPS at (650)723-9633.