(KMOV) – A suspect was apprehended after a female student was reportedly sexually assaulted on the Washington University Intramural Athletic Fields early Saturday morning.
According to campus police, the victim told officers the incident happened on the fields in the 6500 block of Forsyth around 1:50 a.m.
Washington University police detained the suspect shortly after the assault was reported. He was not arrested, according to Clayton police.
The woman told police she met the suspect in downtown St. Louis earlier in the evening. Police said he is not affiliated with the school.
Clayton police have taken over the investigation and will present their findings to the St. Louis County prosecutor's office to determine if charges will be filed.
Additional details were not immediately available.