ITHACA, N.Y.—Police are investigating what’s being called a burglary incident on College Avenue that took place at 4:45 a.m. on Saturday morning.

A burglary was reported in the 200 block of College Avenue, during which a female victim said she awoke “to a male groping her through her first floor window,” according to police.

The victim described the suspect as a white man in his 20s, who may have been wearing a hat. No other details of the incident or description of the suspect were made available.

Police are asking anyone with information about this incident to make contact
via the following means.

Police Dispatch: 607-272-3245
Police Administration: 607-272-9973
Police Tipline: 607-330-0000
Anonymous Email Tip Address:

Matt Butler

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