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Sexual assault reported in Fayetteville

Posted April 15, 2013

— Police are investigating a report of a sexual assault that happened Friday night at an apartment complex in Fayetteville.

Authorities said Monday that the victim told detectives that she was in the parking lot of Hidden Creek Village Apartments at 11:50 p.m. when a man wearing a ski mask approached her with a handgun, took her behind the apartment building and attacked her.

Investigators had a vague description of the man. He was 6 feet tall and wore a black jacket, dark blue jeans and purple and teal tennis shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.


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  • scottgagnon Apr 18, 2013

    @savannahmarie2 Even with a ski mask you can get eye color and skin color by his hands and skin exposed around eyes.

  • Vannah Apr 16, 2013

    @Life-Goes-On he had on a ski mask, that's why the description was vague.

  • Rebelyell55 Apr 16, 2013

    Those shoes should be a dead giveaway.

  • Life-goes-on. Apr 16, 2013

    Very vauge indeed. Was he big, small, long hair, short hair, bearded, what race was he? Have we become so politcally correct that we cannot even give a physical description of a criminal?