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Fayetteville police investigate attempted sex assault

Posted October 7, 2014 11:31 p.m. EDT

— Police said Tuesday that they are investigating an attempted sexual assault that occurred over the weekend.

A woman told investigators that a man broke into her home in the Beaver Run subdivision and attacked her. She was able to escape and ran to a neighbor's house for help, police said.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-303-5470 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.