CHAPEL HILL – Police are asking for your help if you have any information concerning a reported sexual assault that happened Thursday morning on UNC’s campus.

The victim, a female UNC student, was entering Carroll Hall at 8:15 a.m., and stated that the suspect came from behind and “forcefully slapped” her on the buttocks.  The suspect then fled the building and was last seen heading south toward South Road.

The suspect was an unidentified black male about 20 years old with dreadlocks, according to the victim.  He was wearing a black, red and white baseball cap with a royal blue “skull cap” underneath; long dark basketball shorts; a dark short sleeved T-shirt; and a royal blue “two string” back pack.  The victim also reported that the suspect may have been wearing neon in color ear-buds.

Anyone with information can contact UNC Police Department at 919-843-6165 or contact the Chapel Hill-Carrboro-UNC Crime Stoppers at (919) 942-7515. Calls are confidential and anonymous.  You can also submit information to Crime Stoppers online at