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NCU: alleged rape didn't happen on campus

A spokesman for the university said a review will determine whether to kick out an accused rapist.

Posted: Dec 7, 2018 6:23 PM

EUGENE, Ore. -- An official with Northwest Christian University says there's no reason to believe an alleged rape happened on campus.

Dominic Cantu, 20, was arrested Wednesday and charged with one count of rape in the first degree.

RELATED: NCU student arrested on rape charges

According to the NCU website Cantu is on the track team.

KEZI 9 News asked officials at the school if Cantu would be kicked off the team and face other disciplinary actions. We were told that an internal review would decide what steps need to be taken to keep the campus safe.

He said the outcome of those decisions are not made public by the university.

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