*Editor’s Note: This article has been updated since its initial publication to include a statement from the Army Criminal Investigation Division.
The alleged incident was reported during the morning of Oct. 11, in the parking lot of a gym on Armistead Road, Army CID spokesman Jeffrey Castro said.
Details about whether the victim knew the man was not available.
The suspect is described as 5 feet, 8 inches tall muscular-built man between 30 to 45 years old with a sleeve tattoo on his right arm.
Authorities believe the man may be driving a dark-colored Nissan SUV.
“As this is an ongoing investigation, no further details will be released at this time,” Castro said.
Army CID statement:
“The Department of the Army Criminal Investigation Division is seeking to question a man in connection with a rape investigation. The incident took place on the morning of Oct. 11, 2022, in the parking lot of a gym located on Armistead Road. The man is described as a black or African American male, approximately 30-45 years old, and 5′8″ tall with a muscular build. He has a sleeve tattoo on his right arm and may be driving a dark-colored Nissan SUV.
As this is an ongoing investigation, no further details will be released at this time.”
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of the person described should contact the Fort Bragg CID Office at 912-318-6113 or 910-908-3430. Information can also be reported anonymously to CID Crime Tips at www.cid.army.mil
*Editor’s Note: This article was published as part of a content-sharing agreement between Army Times and The Fayetteville Observer.