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University of Nevada Police Look For Assault Suspect

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The University of Nevada School Police is asking for your help in finding a suspect in an assault case.

A student reported on January 27th around 9 p.m., she was struck and rendered unconscious after having a brief conversation with the suspect.

Another student later came forward to report that she was approached by a person matching the same description on January 24th around 9 p.m. in the area of 15th and Sierra streets.

Both students described the suspect as a black man missing two front teeth, 5'7" to 5'8" and 180 lbs. (see composite drawings on right) He was last seen wearing a grayish green puffy jacket. If you see him, you're urged to not engage him or try to stop him.

If you know anything, you're being asked to call University Police Services at (775) 334-2677, (775) 745-6195, or 911.

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