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Penn State University Police investigating harassment incident

Penn State University Police are seeking help in identifying the pictured person of interest in connection with an incident of harassment that occurred Sept. 27 in Robinson Hall. Credit: Penn State University Police / Penn StateCreative Commons

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Penn State University Police are investigating an incident of harassment that occurred at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, in Robinson Hall, which is located in the North Housing Area at University Park. The incident involved an unknown female who attempted to persuade the victim of a theft not to pursue criminal charges against the known suspect.

Anyone with information pertaining to the identity of the pictured female, or who was a witness to the crime, is asked to contact University Police at 814-863-1111 or submit tips to Centre County CrimeStoppers via email at Those providing information that leads to an arrest may be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 from Centre County CrimeStoppers. Anonymous tips can be submitted at

University Police would also like to remind the community to:

  • Report suspicious persons immediately.
  • Use the buddy system and watch out for each other.
  • Trust your instincts. If you feel unsafe, get to a safe place and call for help.
Last Updated August 06, 2020