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PSU student arrested and accused of a sexual assault

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Portland police have arrested a man in connection to a sexual assault at the beginning of the month.

Detectives with the Sex Crimes Unit arrested 26-year-old Othman Mohammed Al-Oraini in connection with the assault on Feb. 3.

Police say on Feb. 3, a 19-year-old woman reported that a known person sexually assaulted her at a Southwest Portland residential building near Portland State University.

Both the victim and the suspect are students at Portland State.

PSU Public Safety assisted Portland police with the investigation helping to identify the suspect.

Al-Oraini was booked on attempted rape and sex abuse charges.

He will be arraigned today.

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