UMSL police say student’s report of rape is false

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The University of Missouri St. Louis police department says rape reported on December 17th by a student did not occur. The student who reported the incident met with investigators.  The UMSL police department now  says a warning sent about the incident was unfounded.

The student said that a man wearing a full ski mask forced her into the back seat of a parked car.  Campus police sent an alert to students the following day to look for a suspect with a thin build and blue eyes.  The victim described his car as small and dark in color.