Police investigating attempted sexual assault

The Ferguson Township Police Department is investigating the attempted sexual assault of a female Penn State student, police said in a news release on Sunday.

The victim was walking in the area of 348 Blue Course Drive when she was allegedly assaulted by an unknown male, police said. The assault occurred at about 3:30 a.m. Saturday. The suspect was described as a white male, about 6-feet tall and heavy.

A second male appeared to be acting as a lookout, police said. Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact the Ferguson Township police at 800-479-0050.