Off-Campus Incident of Aggravated Assault – HPD CFS # 2009-084528


Possible Threat to the Community
"Your Right to Know"
November 19, 2009

OFFENSE:  Aggravated Assault
LOCATION:   1000 Block of Port Republic Road, in the City of Harrisonburg

TIME:   Early morning hours of Sunday, November 15, 2009 at between 03:30 AM and 03:45 AM.

SUSPECT:   Three unknown white males

In compliance with the "Timely Notice" provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the University Police are giving notice of a incident reported to the Harrisonburg Police Department involving an alleged incident of Assault that occurred off-campus.

The Harrisonburg Police Department advise they are investigating an incident that reportedly occurred Sunday morning, November 15, 2009 in the 1000 Block of Port Republic Road in Harrisonburg, VA.  A male victim reported that three unknown white males assaulted him.  The victim was taken to RMH with non-life threatening injuries.

The case is still being actively investigated by law enforcement.  Members of the University community are urged to be vigilant and report any unusual circumstances and/or suspicious activities/persons. 

Anyone with information on this incident should call Harrisonburg Crime Solvers at 540.574.5050 or the Harrisonburg Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 540.437.2640 or contact the James Madison University Police by telephone at 540.568.6911; in person at the Public Safety Office in Anthony Seeger Hall, located at the intersection of West Grace and South Main Streets; or by e-mail to .

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Thank You and Stay Safe!