**UPDATE: Police say the reports of a rape on the UMSL campus appear to be unfounded**
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- University of Missouri - St. Louis police launched an investigation after a female student said she was raped in the back seat of a parked vehicle on West Drive Wednesday morning.
The victim described the suspect as approximately 5’9”, thin build, with blue eyes, wearing a black ski mask, and dark blue jean jacket. She described the vehicle as small and dark in color. The woman was forced to leave her book bag on the sidewalk outside of the vehicle, according to a campus alert sent to students.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 314-516-5160.