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UNC Police Search for Suspect in Attempted Sexual Assault

Posted October 17, 1999

— UNC-Chapel Hill students are being told to be careful following another report of an attempted sexual assault on campus Saturday night.

Thesuspectis described as a black male between the age of 14 and 16. He is just over five feet tall with a slim build.

Police say the woman was not severely injured, and quite possibly, her screams scared away the attacker and two other accomplices.

UNC Campus Policesay the suspects drove away in what was described as a brown or tan Jeep Cherokee.

If you have any information that can help out police, call(919) 962-8100.


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