On October 5, 2008 at approximately 10:45 pm, a SIUE student made a police report in reference to a suspicious person on the bike trail. The SIUE student had left Lovejoy Library and was walking to Cougar Village. In the vicinity of Parking Lot 10 near the entrance to Cougar Lake Recreation Area, the student noticed a male subject following behind the student. The student then began to run at which time the male subject also started to chase after the student. The student ran into Cougar Village Parking Lot 4A where there were additional people present. Once the male subject saw the other individuals, he fled the area. The following description was given by the student:
If you have seen anyone fitting this description or if you have any information, please contact the SIUE Police Department at 650-3324. You may also send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are in an emergency situation, dial 911.
Please take a moment to read the following tips on personal safety: