Police Make Arrest in Kidnapping and Rape Investigation

The Ohio State University Police Division has a suspect in custody in relation to the June 23 incident that led to a Public Safety Notice.

David W. Canter was arrested and charged with kidnapping and rape. The Ohio State University Police Division would like to thank the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and the Columbus Division of Police for assisting in the timely identification and apprehension of Mr. Canter.

The safety of our campus community remains our top priority and anyone with information related to the case is encouraged to call OSUPD at 614-292-2121.

Due to an ongoing investigation, there are no additional details available at this time.