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Fayetteville police investigate sex assault

Posted May 29, 2015

Fayetteville police have issued a composite sketch of a man wanted in a May 23, 2015, sex assault off Rosehill Road.

— Police said Friday that they are investigating a sex assault alleged to have occurred in Fayetteville last weekend.

A woman told investigators that she received a ride from an unknown man driving an older-model, black Ford Crown Victoria at about 9 p.m. Saturday. He took her to a location off Rosehill Road and sexually assaulted her before ordering her out of the car and driving off, she told police.

The attacker was described as black, in his 20s, about 190 to 200 pounds, with a muscular build, dreadlocks and a goatee. He was wearing a white tank top and black pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1851 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.

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  • Brian Hoggard May 29, 2015
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    He looks harmless enough, what's the worst that could happen?