University of Michigan student wakes to unknown man in bedroom

Posted at 4:16 PM, Apr 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-12 17:47:22-04

Ann Arbor Police say a University of Michigan student reported waking up to an unknown man in her bedroom.

The incident happened off-campus at about 5 a.m.

When the woman noticed the man in her room, the suspect fled, according to police reports. 

Police are urging anyone with information to contact the University of Michigan Division of Public safety and Security at (734) 763-1131. The public can also contact the Ann Arbor Police Department's Tip Line at (734) 794-6939 or at

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