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Man charged in Fayetteville sex assault

Posted November 7, 2012 5:54 p.m. EST
Updated November 7, 2012 6:14 p.m. EST

— A Fayetteville man faces second-degree rape and sexual battery charges in connection with an Oct. 14 sexual assault, police said Wednesday.

Mica Champagne, 27, of Hewitt Drive, was arrested Oct. 31 and released on a $20,000 bond.

Police say Champagne met the victim at a party and assaulted her while she was physically unable to give consent.

The investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is asked to call police at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.