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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

A University of Iowa student has been sexually assaulted. According to a Crime Alert from the university, a victim reported being sexually assaulted in an east side residence hall Friday. The victim reported the assault to University of Iowa Public Safety. According to the alert, the victim knew the suspect.

This is the third Crime Alert the university has sent out since August 19.

On August 19, the university sent an alert about a sexual assault which happened August 17. The victim reported walking near the Iowa River when the suspect pulled them into a construction area and assaulted them. The victim was able to get away.

On August 25, the university sent an alert sexual misconduct which happened August 22. In this case, the victim reported being touched inappropriately in an east side residence hall.

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