(KMOV)-- Washington University is alerting students not to walk alone after a student was sexually assaulted.
Authorities said the 20-year-old victim was walking south on Skinker Sunday night when the suspect approached her. The suspect indicated he had a knife and sexually assaulted the victim. The suspect also took money from the victim.
The investigation is ongoing.
The suspect is described as a black male, 18-25 years old, 5'4-5'5, 130-140 lbs, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt over a grey sweatshirt, blue jeans and white gloves.
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