Oregon State University

Timely warning: - Police seeking male with knife

This Timely Warning is distributed as a means of informing the Oregon State University community of a recent incident of public interest.  The event described below continues to be of concern with regard to personal safety and/or the protection of property.

Please read the following information carefully.  This will help you to make an informed decision about your response to this incident.

At 9:50am, OSP Trooper assisted Corvallis Police looking for a male on 23rd & Harrison who grabbed a young female near Ki-PHI and put a bread knife to her face. It is unknown if words were exchanged. The female was able to get away without much resistance and was not harmed. Possibly headed towards campus. At this time the male has not been located.

Updates as information is forthcoming. 

  • Name: Unknown
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Hair: Red
  • Eyes: Unknown
  • Height: 5’9”
  • Weight: Medium build
  • Approximate Age: Young male adult, clean shaven, grey hoodie, baggy jeans

If you see this person on campus, do not approach or contact him. Call the Oregon State Police, University Patrol Office at 541-737-3010