The 28-year-old woman was walking along Mike Street between 3 and 4 a.m. when the man grabbed her from behind, dragged her off the road and sexually assaulted her, police said Friday.
Investigators said they do not believe the attack is related to an attempted sexual assault on Cliffdale Road on March 17.
Police are asking anyone with information about the assailant to contact investigators at 910-257-3668 or to call Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.
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