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Female UVA Student Assaulted On Madison Avenue

Female UVA Student Assaulted On Madison Avenue

A female student at UVA was grabbed and fondled early Friday morning on Madison Avenue. It happened at around 1:30 a.m. City Police say the 24-year-old woman was walking home and stopped briefly in the 700-block of Madison to get her keys from her purse. At that point, she was grabbed from behind and fondled. The suspect ran toward Preston Avenue. The man is described as an African-American, about 5’8” to 5’10” tall and weighing 140 to 150 pounds. He was wearing black pants, a black shirt and a black baseball cap.