DePaul University has issued a safety alert to students at their Lincoln Park campus.
Around 1 a.m. on September 8, a female student was approached by a man who talked her into giving up her phone number. Campus police say he then forced a hug from the girl and left.
Last weekend, several more similar reports, but this time, the university claims several men were involved.
Once the phone numbers were obtained did, DePaul claims the men posted them on a member only website.
Anyone with information is asked to call Public Safety at DePaul at 773-325-7777