KENNESAW, Ga. -- Kennesaw State University said a female student was sexually assaulted at the KSU Place apartments on Idlewood Avenue Friday morning. She told police the man was wearing a ski mask.
Later Friday afternoon University respresentaives said they do not believe the assault was sexual in nature.
The University sent out an alert which said the woman was attacked near her car at around 6 a.m.
University representatives did not answer questions regarding the severity of the attack, why they later changed the definition of it, or what resources are being applied to the investigation.
The student described her attacker as a black man with dreadlocks, wearing a dark-colored sweater, jeans, colorful Nike tennis shoes and a dark-colored watch. The victim said the man drove a silver car, possibly an older model Honda Civic.
KSU officials are urging students to be cautious and aware of their surroundings at all times.
Anyone with information in this case is asked to call 911.