• Woman says she was attacked near ASU campus


    BOONE, N.C. - High Country Crime Stoppers and Appalachian State University Police Department seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:
    ASU police are seeking information after a woman said she was attacked around 1:30 a.m. Saturday on Hill Street near the John Thomas building.
    The woman, who is not an ASU student, said a white man hit her in the back of the head causing her to fall face first onto the pavement. She was taken to Watauga Medical Center to be treated for her injuries.
    She said the man had a blond crew cut hair style.
    Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 828-268-6959 / 828-737-0125 or the ASU Police Department at 828-262-2150.  All information will be kept confidential. You may also report crimes anonymously at http://www.police.appstate.edu/crime-tip-submission-form.

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