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Kent State police searching for man who was on Terrace Drive early Sunday morning

Kent State
Posted at 10:59 AM, Nov 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-15 11:02:02-05

KENT, Ohio — Kent State University Police are asking for information as they search for a man who they say was on Terrace Drive Sunday between 2 a.m. and 3 a.m., school officials said in an advisory.

Police were notified about a report of an unspecified sex offense Sunday night.

The college-age male is described as standing approximately 6 feet tall with an average build and dark brown hair. He wore dark-colored sweatpants and a surgical mask at the time of the offense.

“We continue to keep safety as a top priority. Kent State Police patrol our campus 24 hours a day through vehicle, foot and bicycle patrol. There are more than 30 blue light phones stationed across campus in parking lots and along sidewalks that connect immediately with campus police. In addition, a safety escort service is available by calling 330-672-7004," the university said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Kent State Police at 330-672-3070.

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