Rape reported in UT residence hall
Members of the University of Tennessee Police Department received a report of a rape early Friday morning.
According to an alert sent to students on Friday, a third party reported what happened to police.
UTPD said the alleged rape happened in a residence hall on the east side of campus. Police officers said the female is working with UT regarding what happened and has declined filing a police report at this time.
The department said the University will support and respect the decision of the student involved on how they wish to proceed.
WVLT will bring you more details as they enter the newsroom.