This announcement was sent to students, faculty and staff on Sept. 5 by Wake Forest Communications and External Relations:
This is an update to a crime alert announced to students, faculty and staff on Aug. 31 through Wake Alert:
The Winston-Salem Police Department arrested a man in connection with an Aug. 31 incident in which a Wake Forest student reported being sexually assaulted at an off-campus private residence.
Winston-Salem police arrested Samuel Ross Garcia of Winston-Salem on Sept. 4 and charged him with two misdemeanors—assault on a female and breaking and entering. He was arrested following a Winston-Salem Police Department investigation.
The incident was reported at Wake Place Court, off University Parkway, near Wake Forest.