The Carrboro Police Department is investigating a sexual assault that occurred in the 600 Block of Jones Ferry Road at approximately 12:05 AM on Wednesday, May 4, 2022. Investigation revealed that the victim was jogging on Jones Ferry Road near Willow Creek Shopping Center when a suspect approached from behind. The suspect threw the victim to the ground and began sexually assaulting her. A bystander in the area heard the victim screaming and called 911. The suspect fled the area on foot towards Poplar Place Apartments located at 605 Jones Ferry Road. The victim was transported to UNC Hospital for treatment.
The suspect was described as a black male with a dark complexion, clean shaven, approximately 6 feet tall, medium build, possibly in his mid-30’s.
This is an active investigation and updates will be released as they become available.
- If you have information on this incident, please contact INV Trey Kennedy with the Carrboro Police Department at (919) 918-7412, or Crime Stoppers at (919) 942-7515.
- Media point of contact: CPT A.L. Westbrook II: (919) 918-7415.