JAMESTOWN – Jamestown Community College has provided an update on the investigation into the alleged sexual assault that took place Jan. 29 in one of the college’s residents halls.
According to a JCC media release, it’s been determined by JCC officials and the Jamestown Police Department that the victim is not a JCC student or a resident of the residence halls.
JCC staff and Jamestown police officers learned that a breach in residence hall security occurred on the night of the alleged incident. As a result of the security violation, two students were removed from the residence life program and another student, who had prior conduct violations, was expelled from JCC.
JCC vice president of enrollment management and institutional advancement Kirk Young said that the JPD has advised JCC officials that it is now at a point in its criminal investigation that JCC can resume its investigation into this incident.
JCC officials believe the situation is an isolated incident and that the campus community and residents are not at risk.