DPS investigating sexual assault at Schneider Hall

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

The SIU Department of Public Safety is investigating a reported sexual assault at Schneider Hall, per a Clery Act release.

The release states the incident occurred at 5 a.m. Sunday and was reported at about 3 p.m. Tuesday.

The victim, an SIU student, and the suspect, “not affiliated with the university,” are acquaintances. Alcohol is thought to have been involved.


Anyone with information of the crime is encouraged to call DPS at 618-453-3771.