Police launch SHU sex assault investigation

FAIRFIELD - Officials with Sacred Heart University say they are working with police to investigate an alleged sexual assault that happened in an off-campus apartment.

University President John Petillo says Bridgeport police have arrested and charged two students in the case. A university spokesperson says the suspects have been indefinitely suspended from campus.

The university has confirmed they do not own the apartment.

Authorities have yet to identify the suspects.

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