UW police search for man who grabbed two women on campus, armed with a knife

MADISON -- There was a search on the University of Wisconsin campus Wednesday night, April 20th for a man who had a knife and grabbed two women, according to tweets from the University of Wisconsin police.

UW officials on the @UWMadison Twitter page issued alerts about a man reportedly grabbing women on campus.

UW-Madison police said they were searching for a man with a knife who had grabbed two women.

UW-Madison officials later said the suspect was not believed to be in the area any longer.

According to the tweets sent out by @UWMadison and @UWMadisonPolice -- the man was wearing a black long-sleeved shirt, red and white sneakers and has a muscular build.