May 21, 2024

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Boston College police stated they imagine the suspect was linked to 2 separate sexual assaults that occurred on campus Tuesday.

Marsh Plaza on Boston College’s Campus on April 17, 2020. Blake Nissen/ Boston Globe

The Boston College Police Division arrested a person allegedly concerned in back-to-back reviews of sexual assault on Tuesday.

In line with against the law alert posted by BU police, two college students have been inappropriately touched by an individual whose id was not launched Wednesday. BU police imagine it was the identical particular person suspected in each circumstances of sexual assault. 

Authorities first acquired a report from a scholar who was strolling down the sidewalk close to 617 Commonwealth Ave. at about 10:45 a.m. An “unknown particular person” inappropriately touched a scholar, however the scholar was unable to explain the suspect to police as a result of it was too crowded within the space on the time.

Then at about 7 p.m. the identical day, police acquired one other comparable report from a scholar who was a passenger on a BU bus close to 595 Commonwealth Ave. 

They stated an individual touched them inappropriately, and described the suspect to police as a person who stood at about 5-foot-5, round 30 years outdated, with a goatee beard. He carried an Below Armour backpack, wore saggy pants, black sneakers, and gave the impression to be “below the affect of an unknown substance,” in keeping with the scholar. 

As of Wednesday morning, BU police had not up to date their crime alert from Tuesday noting the arrest, nonetheless NBC10 reviews that an arrest was made.