FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (CBS/AP) — A Massachusetts university has asked the FBI to help investigate a series of racist notes left on campus was written by the same person.Case Of Rat-Borne Bacterial Disease Identified In Boston
Campus police Chief Brad Medeiros says handwriting evidence from the notes has been turned over the FBI.
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The most recent message was found Friday by freshman Carlos Barbosa Jr. He says it’s the second racist note he’s found this year and the school needs to take a tougher tack against harassment.
A university spokesman says administrators are “disappointed and disgusted” by the notes. He says the school is offering a $1,000 reward for information that identifies the person responsible for any of the messages.MORE NEWS: Judge Will Not Block COVID Vaccine Mandate For Massachusetts Correction Officers
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