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The MSU police submit warrant requests to the Ingham County Prosecutor’s Office, regarding their investigation of an alleged on campus sexual assault.
“Earlier today, our office received warrant requests from the MSU Police Department in a reported case of sexual assault that occurred on the campus this past January. Detectives from the Michigan State University Police Department have conducted a thorough and professional investigation of this incident.
I have asked the MSU Police Department to continue that investigation and submit to our office additional information and evidence. Upon the review of those materials, I will determine a charging decision in this matter.”
February 17, 2017 MSU Police request a fourth warrant from Ingham County Prosecutor
A spokesman for the Ingham County Prosecutor’s office says a fourth warrant request had been submitted from the MSU Police Department. The new warrant request is for obstructing an investigation, a potential 2 year felony. The prosecutor’s office does not name who the warrant was requested for.
March 14, 2017 Ingham County Prosecutor has received follow up reports on sex assault investigation involving MSU football players
Ingham County Prosecutor Carol Siemon says her office received follow up reports on the sex assault investigation involving three MSU football players.
March 28, 2017 MSU football coach Mark Dantonio speaks about state of football team
Mark Dantonio says he couldn’t comment on the investigation, but he wants to answer what he could about the football team.
April 9, 2017
A fourth MSU football player is suspended from the team after Meridian Township police receive a report alleging he sexually assaulted a woman. Police say this is separate from the case against the three football players.
April 13, 2017 Police confirm MSU football player being investigated for sexual assault
Meridian Township Police confirm sexual assault investigation involves a MSU football player. MSU President says Dantonio suspended the player, pending the outcome of the investigation. The player’s name is not released at this time.
April 21, 2017 Mark Dantonio releases statement regarding MSU player charged with CSC
Former MSU football player Auston Robertson is charged with 3rd degree Criminal Sexual Conduct.
April 22, 2017 Police on the hunt for former MSU football player
Meridian township police continue the search for former MSU football player Auston Robertson.
April 23, 2017 Police arrest former MSU football player wanted on a felony warrantApril 24, 2017 New details on former MSU player’s arrest
Ingham County Prosecutor’s Office confirms that Robertson has waived extradition and is voluntarily coming back to Michigan.
April 25, 2017 Former MSU football player arraigned on sex charge
Auston Robertson is formally charged with third degree criminal sexual conduct. He could face up to 15 years in prison if found guilty.
April 26, 2017 President of MSU issues statement regarding sexual assault
The president of Michigan State University, Lou Anna K. Simon, releases a statement to the MSU community regarding the issue of sexual assault at MSU.
May 22, 2017 Title IX investigation into MSU football sexual assault allegations complete
The Title IX investigation into an alleged sexual assault involving three Michigan State University football players is complete.