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Media Statement - November 11, 2019

The San Diego State University Police Department (UPD) launches investigations for significant on-campus incidents. As part of the investigation process, officers are examining all aspects and details of the case involving the student who was hospitalized on Thursday, Nov. 7. We understand that incidents prompt questions. To protect the integrity of the investigation, details are limited. 


Media Statement - November 8, 2019

On the morning of Thursday, November 7, the San Diego State University Police Department (UPD) received a 911 phone call to respond to a student in need of medical attention at a residence hall located in the 6100 block of Montezuma Road. 

University Police officers quickly arrived to the location of the incident and provided appropriate aid. The student was then transported to a San Diego area hospital. 

UPD is investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident. Although the investigation is preliminary, UPD is taking this matter very seriously. As this is an ongoing investigation, UPD  cannot provide additional details at this time. 

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