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Police Looking for Assault Suspect

Posted August 28, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— Orange County Sheriff's deputies are looking for an assault suspect who kidnapped and raped a woman Wednesday night in Chapel Hill.

The victim described her assailant as being a muscular, black male in his 30's or 40's who may answer to the name Mario. The suspect was last seen driving away on Highway 501 south in a dark blue 4-door sedan.

Deputies are still investigating the assault.