By Alexandria Hoff

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (CBS) — A college campus is on alert after a West Chester University student reported a sexual assault. Police say they have identified one of two suspects.

On Sunday morning, West Chester students received a text alert. It was a “timely warning” that an on-campus sexual assault had been reported to police.

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“It’s nice to know what’s going on and it’s nice to know what to be aware of,” one student said.

The campus was made aware that a sexual assault was reported to have taken place early Sunday inside an on-campus residence hall.

According to police, the victim reported that there were two men involved in the crime.

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“I would think that that wouldn’t be happening, especially it seems like a close-knit school,” one student said.

Authorities say that one of the men has been identified but the other has not.

The unidentified suspect has been described as a white man, around 5-foot-9 with a stocky build and facial hair.

Police have not said whether the victim knew the two men and it is not clear if they are students at the university.

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Anyone with information should contact university police at 610-436-3311.