NEWPORT NEWS Students at Christopher Newport University received a crime alert this weekend about a simple assault on campus.
University police say two male students were walking on University North near Warwick River Residence Hall around 2:00 a.m. when they someone tried to tackle them from behind, spokeswoman Lori Jacobs told WVEC.com.
The suspects ran off; the students weren't hurt
One of the studetns reported the incident to CNU police about 6:45 p.m.
CNUPolice added patrols in the area and no other incidents were reported.
Newport News Police are not involved in the investigation.