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November 30, 2018: Man Charged with Assaulting Two Women at CSUN Campus

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A 26-year-old man was charged today with assaulting two women this week at California State University, Northridge, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

Peter Wei (dob 1/24/92) of Northridge faces two felony counts of assault to commit a felony, including rape, sodomy or oral copulation, and one misdemeanor count each of battery and resisting, delaying or obstructing a peace officer.

He is expected to be arraigned this afternoon in Department S of the Los Angeles County Superior Court, San Fernando Branch. Prosecutors are requesting that bail be set at $1 million.

Wei allegedly assaulted one woman on Nov. 27 near a parking lot on campus and a second victim on Nov. 28, prosecutors said.

He faces a possible maximum penalty of almost 13 years and six months in state prison if convicted as charged.

The case remains under investigation by the Cal State Northridge Department of Police Services.