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Campus Safety Notice

Campus Safety Notice: Off Campus Report - 2016-10-22

This campus safety notice addresses an off-campus report of an individual who had received injuries caused by a knife.

On Oct. 22 the Macomb Police Department notified the Western Illinois University Office of Public Safety of a report of an individual who received a knife-related injury while in the 400 block of West Adams Street during the early morning hours. According to the report, an individual received a minor wound to the shoulder area. The incident is under investigation by the Macomb Police Department.

Information about this crime can be reported to the Macomb Police Department or the Macomb Area Crime Stoppers at (309) 836-3222. Anonymous tips can also be submitted online at or by texting CRIMESTOP and the tip to CRIMES (274637). Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest.