CSUN student sexually assaulted near campus during Big Show


The two entraces made for long lines which were kept in check by security and volunteers at the Big Show in Northridge, Calif. on Sat., Oct. 3, 2015. (Raul Martinez / The Sundial)

Ryan Mancini

A female CSUN student was sexually assaulted in an alley by Vincennes St. and Prairie St. after leaving Big Show XV at 9 p.m. CSUN police told NBC 4 news.

The student tried to enter Big Show but was denied access due to full capacity. She was leaving the event when somebody grabbed her from behind. The student was transported to a nearby hospital, the LAPD reported. Her injuries were not serious.

The suspect has not been apprehended. He is described as being a Hispanic male with a mustache.

One week before, a student was raped within CSUN housing. CSUN police said that this incident and the what happened during Big Show are in no way related.