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Woman reports sex assault in Fayetteville

Posted October 3, 2012 5:45 p.m. EDT

— Fayetteville police are investigating a reported sexual assault on Shaw Road over the weekend.

A 22-year-old woman told investigators that she was walking around 11 p.m. Saturday when an older model two-door sedan began following her. At one point, a man got out of the car, restrained and sexually assaulted the victim before fleeing in the sedan, which was driven by a second person.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-TIPS.