RAVENNA, OH (WOIO)- Ravenna Police are investigating after a woman was attacked at The Fortis College early Friday morning.
Police responded to the college on Enterprise Parkway around 6:30 a.m. for a report of a burglary. When officers arrived, they found the female victim who said she was attacked inside the Fortis College building and during the attack, a small fire was started in the hallway.
The victim, who is a college employee, says she ran from the Fortis College to the Paris Healthcare building for help.
The origin of the fire remains under investigation, but was quickly put out by Paris Healthcare employees.
The female victim was
treated at the scene by EMS personnel for injuries including burns and then
transported to the hospital. Injuries are not life threatening.
Police officers checked the interior and exterior of the
Fortis College building and did not locate any other persons. No suspect(s)
information is available at this time.
The City of Ravenna Police Department Detective Bureau
and The Portage County Arson Investigation Unit have been assigned to this
Evidence collected will be submitted to the State Fire Marshall Lab for
Any person with additional information about his incident
is encouraged to contact The City of Ravenna Police Department, 330-296-6486.
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