Press Release Details

Press Release Details

Press Release Number: 793

Incident Number: 12-000693

Release Date: 9/27/2012

Offense: Harrassment

Grading: S

Date/Time Reported

Date Reported Time Reported Date From Date To
9/26/2012 11:13 PM 9/26/2012 9/26/2012


Location Time From Time To
Maple B 314 11:00 PM 11:13 PM

Person(s) Charged or Referred

First Name Last Name Age Gender
Sara Wessels 19 Female
Juvenile 16 Female

Summary of Events

On the above date at approximately 2313 hrs MU Police received a complaint from a residence life staff member that there had been a physical altercation between 2 female residents. After interviewing all individuals involved it was found that after being involved in an argument by a 16 year old female juvenile, Wessels struck the juvenile in the right side of her face with an open hand. The juvenile then struck Wessels in her face with an open hand and the two females continued engaging in the physical altercation until a male individual pulled them apart. Wessels is being charged with harrassment and both parties are being Judicially Referred to Residence Life.