Three rapes reported on or near Mizzou campus in less than 2 weeks

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COLUMBIA, Mo. — Investigators are working with few leads after three women reported they were raped on or near the Mizzou campus in less than two weeks.

On Friday, Sept. 5, one woman said she was sexually assaulted by a man near the benches between Jesse Hall and Hill Hall on the Mizzou campus.

On Saturday, Sept. 13, another woman reported a man raped her at a residence near the campus.

On Sunday, Sept. 14, a third victim said she was raped on South College Ave.

Women on campus told KRCG-13 that they are taking extra precautions such as buying whistles, stun guns and Mace.

Anyone with information is asked to call Columbia CrimeStoppers at 573-875-TIPS.

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