Sexual assault reported in UW-Madison residence hall

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MADISON, Wis. — A sexual assault reportedly happened Sunday in a southeast residence hall on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, according to a crime warning sent to students.

News 3 Now obtained the e-mail sent to UW-Madison students.

The release said the victim and offender were confirmed to know each other.

Officials said the incident was not reported to campus police.

As of Monday, there is no police investigation.

“UW-Madison prohibits sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, stalking, sexual harassment, and sexual exploitation,” the e-mail said. “These acts will not be tolerated on campus and may be a violation of Wisconsin law as well as the student code of conduct. UW-Madison proactively addresses sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, stalking, sexual harassment, and sexual exploitation.”

More resources on sexual violence prevention and survivor support can be accessed on the UW website.