State College police investigating report of indecent assault

State College police are investigating an alleged indecent assault that happened early Saturday morning.

Lt. Keith Robb said police responded to the 200 block of South Sparks Street for a reported indecent assault.

Robb said the college-aged female victim told police an unknown white man wearing a dark hooded shirt approached her from behind and touched the victim under the skirt.

The incident allegedly happened on the sidewalk, Robb said.

The man then ran west on West Highland Alley, a police report said.

Police had no further information but are asking anyone with information to contact the department at 234-7150 or to submit an anonymous tip at

Britney Milazzo: 814-231-4648, @M11azzo