MSU Police say report of sex assault turned out to be false

Posted: 3:18 PM, Oct 26, 2017
Updated: 2017-10-26 19:18:47Z

A report of a sexual assault that caused Michigan State University to issue an MSU Alert on September 9 turned out to be false according to police.

The report claimed the assault happened close to the intersection of Crescent Road and Middlevale Road near Spartan Village in East Lansing. The report said police were looking for three black man in their early 20s.

MSU Police say after conducting interviews, looking at surveillance video and examining evidence they determined that no sexual assault happened.

Police have not said if the person who filed the false report will be charged.