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Police investigating PSU assault

Public asked to help identify suspect

Portland police are investigating a Tuesday afternoon sexual assault at Portland State University.

According to police, around 3:20 p.m., officers responded to a report of a woman screaming in the lower area of the Academic and Student Recreation Center. When they arrived, the officers learned that an unidentified male followed a 27-year-old female student into a restroom, exposed himself, and sexually assaulted the victim by touching her in a sexual manner.

The suspect then fled the area on foot. He is described as an unknown race male, lighter skinned, described as in his 30s, approximately 5'08" to 5'09" tall, with medium build.

The Portland Police Bureau's Sex Crimes Unit is investigating. Anyone who sees the suspect is urged to call 9-1-1. Anyone with information on his is encouraged to contact Detective Lori Goodwin at (503) 823-0797 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..