Police investigating off-campus incident involving Radford University students

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RADFORD, Va. (WFXR) — An incident involving several students from Radford University that took place off-campus earlier this week is currently under investigation by local law enforcement.

A spokesperson for Radford University shared the following statement about the incident with WFXR News on Thursday, Feb. 25:

“Radford University has been made aware of an isolated, off-campus incident that occurred earlier this week and involved multiple students. This incident is not reflective of the caring and compassionate nature of the Radford family.

Based on early reports from those involved, please be assured that the University will not tolerate such behaviors. Where possible, immediate action will be taken.

As this is an off-campus incident, University officials are fully committed to supporting the Radford City Police Department’s investigation and holding any and all students accountable in accordance with the Standards of Student Conduct. Such action, as appropriate, will be taken at the conclusion of the investigation, which remains on-going.”

WFXR News has also reached out to the Radford City Police Department to inquire about this week’s incident, but has yet to hear back.

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