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Raleigh police investigating report of woman screaming in back of car

Posted July 27, 2014

— Raleigh police are asking for the public's help after receiving a report Sunday of a woman screaming in the back seat of a car.

Investigators said the woman, who appeared to be between the ages of 18 and 20, was last seen in a silver or gray Acura RL or Acura TL that was pulling out of a shopping center in the 1100 block of North Raleigh Boulevard around 2 p.m.

The car is believed to be somewhere between a 2000 to 2003 model, police said. It has a 30-day temporary license plate with the first two tag numbers being 2 and 0.

The woman is black with a heavyset build and is believed to be around 5 feet 5 inches tall or shorter. She was wearing blue jeans and a dark-blue or black T-shirt with lettering on the front.

Two other people were reportedly in the car – a woman who was driving and a man.

The driver was described as being black with a thin build and in her late 20s to early 30s. She was wearing a black dress that might have had an orange pattern on it.

The man is believed to be black, in his mid-30s to early 40s and is about 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs about 230 pounds. He was wearing blue jeans or blue denim shorts and a blue or black T-shirt.

Anyone with information that might help police find the car or identify the people inside is asked to call 911.

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  • heard-it-all-before Jul 28, 2014

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    you didn't comment on that 1st responsibility of police, "investigate crime".

    must be because you realized that's exactly what they're doing with this news release.

  • gman007 Jul 28, 2014

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    Reading Comprehension 101

    Signed "all you people"

  • disgusted2010 Jul 28, 2014

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    Interesting whenever the liberal news is called out on their transgressions the liberals have to throw up that tired old argument.

    And by the way, I have NEVER watched Fox News in my life, BUT I doubt it is any more biased than WRAL, probably just in the other direction.

  • Doug Hanthorn Jul 28, 2014
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    To all you people who think this is probably a kid throwing a tantrum, or making light of this story, I have never seen someone drive off with an adult in the back seat screaming. Until they figure out what was behind this, they should keep looking.

  • Doug Hanthorn Jul 28, 2014
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    Excuse me? What about the champion of lies, Faux News? Give it a rest.

  • Kristin Byrne Jul 28, 2014
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    Maybe they haven't found the woman yet, and are still seeking help from the public?

  • gman007 Jul 28, 2014

    What if? What if the 'eye witness' got the ages a little bit off. The 'possible victim' a little younger and the 'other woman' a little older, say, same as the man. A shopping center parking lot. How many of you have ever waited till you got to the car to throw a 'tantrum' at your parents because they didn't buy you something you wanted or let you hang out with your friends. Who knows?

  • disgusted2010 Jul 28, 2014

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    Ignorance with a computer.

  • disgusted2010 Jul 28, 2014

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    Making stuff up is the stock in trade of the liberal media of today.

  • 678devilish Jul 28, 2014

    Obviously nothing came about it so why continue this as news. I just bet the woman was having fun. If it was criminal, we all would have hear about it by now. Don't you think?

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