Crime Alert: UCF's Valencia West Campus
Please be aware that the Orlando Police Department is investigating a¬†reported¬†rape¬†that¬†occurred at 12:30 am Friday morning (Aug. 10), near an apartment complex on Kirkman Road across the street from UCF’s ¬†Valencia West Campus. Another attempted rape was reported about a mile from the campus at 11:10 p.m. Thursday night.
Police have released a sketch of the suspect who is wanted in connection with the rape and may be a person of interest in the attempted rape.
We want to reassure you that security officers are at the Valencia campus¬†around the clock to ensure the safety and security of the campus community. With classes¬†out¬†of session and fewer people¬†on campus,¬†it‚Äôs important to¬†remain¬†alert¬†and aware of your surroundings, especially during the early morning or evening hours.
You can call Valencia Security at (407-582-1000), (407-582-1030¬†after hours)¬†for an escort if you feel uncomfortable¬†walking alone on campus.
Report any suspicious persons¬†to Valencia Security at¬†407-582-1000,¬†407-582-1030¬†(after-hours number)¬†or by using the yellow emergency call boxes located on light poles in the¬†parking lots and along walkways. Or you can call UCF Police at 407-823-5555.
Anyone with information about the identity of the person or location of this suspect, please call Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS.