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Subject Reported To Have Exposed Themselves In Conservatory Restroom

Nov. 18, 2017

The Office of Safety and Security is alerting the campus community to a report of a subject intentionally exposing himself to a person in a second floor restroom in the Robertson section of the Conservatory. The reporting person advised that on Friday, November 17, 2017, between 4:45 pm and 5:00 pm, a subject described as

African American male Appears to be in his mid-20’s (25-26 years old) About 5’11” to 6’ tall and slender build Close cropped hair

This male was last seen wearing a dark blue jacket, tan pants and tan shoes or boots. This male had been in the restroom, left and they returned immediately after the reporting person entered the restroom. This was when this male exposed himself to the person in the restroom. This male then left the restroom, went to the first floor, and left the building in an unknown direction.

The Oberlin Police Department was contacted and is investigating this incident.

If you would like some support around this issue, feel free to reach out to the Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, a College Dean, or the Oberlin College Counseling Center.

We encourage you to take the following measures for your safety:

• Report suspicious persons and activities immediately, including those outside of residence halls and housing • Be alert of strangers who might attend gatherings at your residence and take action to address their presence by calling Safety and Security to respond if you live on campus; Oberlin Police (440) 774-1061, if you reside off campus • Exterior doors of residential halls, College Village and apartment-style housing exterior door entrances should not be left unlocked or propped, or those entering should report others who “tailgate” in on your entry immediately to Safety and Security • Close and lock you room door when you are sleeping or studying in your room. • Take advantage of safety escort programs on campus by contact the Safety and Security Office.

Anyone who observes this person or similar suspicious persons or activities is asked to contact the Office of Safety and Security at (440) 775-8444 or the Oberlin Police Department at (440) 774-1061 immediately.