A UT student was assaulted off-campus this morning, according to UTPD reports.
APD and UTPD are investigating the crime, which involved the student reportedly being punched in the back of the head while walking through Harris Park around 10:30 a.m. The student described the suspect as a black male in his 30s, possibly homeless.
The student is currently being treated at a local hospital, according to UTPD.
Police said for everyone to remain aware of their surroundings at all times and report any suspicious activity or persons by dialing 911.
Police did not give any further information at this time.