Person of interest wanted in touching incident at NC State

Lawrence Webster (Courtesy: NC State University Police)

Lawrence Webster (Courtesy: NC State University Police)

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina State University has issued a crime alert after a woman said she was inappropriately touched in a sexual way on campus.

WTVD-TV reported that the victim claims it happened during a recent tutoring session at DH Hill Library.

Police are looking for 48-year-old Lawrence Webster, who is a person of interest in the case.

University police said due to the nature of the incident, they believe there is an ongoing threat to the campus community.