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Authorities investigate Fayetteville sexual assault

Posted April 4, 2016

— Detectives in Fayetteville are investigating a sexual assault that occurred early Sunday morning near Ramsey Street and Tokay Drive.

According to investigators, a woman was asleep in her home at about 12:45 a.m. when she heard someone knock on her door. The victim opened the door and was attacked by a man who forced himself into her home, and then assaulted her.

The suspect was described as taller than 5-foot-7, and was wearing dark clothes.

Anyone with information about the assault is asked to contact police at 910-257-3668 or Crime Stoppers at 910-438-8477.


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  • Lauren Little Apr 4, 2016
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    Why would you open the door to a stranger in the middle of the night? That is beyond me. Prayers to the victim

  • Robert Hartley Apr 4, 2016
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    There should've been a sign saying it was illegal and he would've reconsidered

  • Jim Hinnant Apr 4, 2016
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  • Johnathan Gault Apr 4, 2016
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    But I thought the sex offender registry was supposed to make this all go away!!! LMFAO!