MCSO seeks help solving sexual assault crime

The Macon County Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance from the public regarding a crime that occurred during the early morning hours of Tuesday, October 29, 2013. Deputies were called to a residence in the Windy Gap Road area north of Franklin, where a female reported that she had been sexually assaulted.

The victim reported that two men came to her residence on two separate occasions earlier in the evening claiming they were looking for a dog. One of the men returned at approximately 2 AM and after gaining access to the house, overpowered the victim. The victim described both suspects as white males, 6’1” tall and weighing over 200 pounds. They were both dressed in camouflage clothing with black knit caps. Both men were also wearing camouflage face paint. There is no vehicle description.

If anyone has information relating to this crime, they are asked to contact the Macon County Sheriff’s Office at 828-349-2107.