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UCLA Student Says She Was Sexually Assaulted While Incapacitated

University police and detectives were working to identify a suspect. The female student told authorities the assault took place in a building near campus.

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According to police, the female student reported she was assaulted while incapacitated sometime between 11:15 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday at a building near campus.

Police said they were working to identify the exact location as well as a suspect. He was described as a white man about 20 years old, 5 feet, 8 inches tall, about 160 pounds with dark hair and brown eyes.

The student-run Daily Bruin reported that the assault took place at one of the fraternity houses near campus in the 500 block of Gayley Avenue. The woman had been at the house attending a party.

A spokesperson for UCLA could not immediately be reached for comment.

Claudia Koerner is a national reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Los Angeles.

Contact Claudia Koerner at claudia.koerner@buzzfeed.com.

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