Alleged sexual battery reported on Paine College campus

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - Paine College officials have confirmed an alleged incidence of sexual battery on the campus. They have released the following statement:

An alleged sexual battery incident took place between two Paine College students in the Paine College Villas. It is against College policy for any male or female student to visit within the living quarters of the opposite sex.

A resident in Paine Villas invited a student of the opposite sex into their resident hall room. During the visit, an incident took place.

Paine College officials and Paine College Police Department are working with Richmond County while the investigation continues.