Cornell University Police are investigating the assault of a student earlier this week outside Barnes Hall.
Police say on Friday the student told them she had been assaulted at about 11 a.m. Wednesday morning on the path between Barnes Hall and Olin Hall. Her attacker then fled in an unknown direction.
She described her attacker as a college-aged white male with brown hair, wearing a black jacket and jeans.
Police say the investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information should contact them at 607-255-1111.