May 10, 2013 6:09 AM
Officials at EKU issued a safety alert after a reported assault on campus early Friday morning.
EKU police say a female student said she was walking back to her dorm around 2 a.m. when somebody grabbed her from behind and choked her. The incident reportedly happened between McGregor Hall and the Weaver Building. The victim did not get a good look at her attacker.
EKU police continue to investigate.
First Lady Michelle Obama is scheduled to give the commencement speech on campus Saturday.