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UMPD Seeks the Community's Help

On May 4, 2017, at approximately 12:21 p.m., the University of Maryland Police Department was notified of an unlawful touching. Witnesses reported that a male was observed touching women in an inappropriate manner in the Stamp Student Union and Hornbake Library area. Officers responded to the area and located the male.  He was questioned and issued an immediate denial of access for the campus.  At this time, we are seeking additional witnesses or victims in order to proceed with criminal charges.

The individual involved is described as a black male with short black hair, brown eyes, facial hair (goatee with grey hair), and eyeglasses. He stands approximately 5’ 9” and weighs approximately 190 pounds. At the time of the incident, he was wearing a grey short sleeve polo shirt with a grey long sleeve underneath, a dark color under shirt, blue jeans and blue/black sneakers with white soles.

If anyone has information or came into contact with this male, please contact Det. Barnosky at 301-405-3555 or email at .