On Friday, July 3, the West Texas A&M University Police Department received a report concerning a WTAMU student. It was reported that the ex-boyfriend of the student had been physically violent towards the female student in instances that occurred on campus more than two years ago, in December of 2019, and again in April 2020. The ex-boyfriend is a current WTAMU student and charges of Stalking and Continuous Violence Against the Family were filed and an arrest was made.

While a press release from the University did not identify the arrested student, the mug shot shown above has been posted on the Randall County Mugshots Facebook page with charges of Stalking and Continuous Violent Against The Family. The arresting agency was listed as the West Texas A&M Police on July 3. The Facebook post identifies the suspect as Zhicheng Liu, with an address of Canyon, Texas.

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal law that requires colleges and universities across the United States to disclose information about crime on and around their campuses. A requirement of this law is timely notification to the campus community of certain crimes in a manner that will aid in the prevention of similar crimes.

If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence, please call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233 or if you're unable to speak safely, you can log onto thehotline.org or text LOVEIS to 1-866-331-9474. 

The hotline is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you are in an emergency situation, please call 911. Contact the Amarillo Family Support Services or Martha's Home for local information and resources. You are not alone.