Women Share Safety Concerns After Five Points Sexual Assault

Columbia Police are investigating a sexual assault in Columbia's Five Points....and are looking for his man. Police say he attacked a woman around 2-30 Wednesday morning near Saluda and Devine Street. Officers say the man hit the woman several times and

Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- Columbia police are searching for a man accused of sexually assaulting a woman in Columbia's Five Points this week.

According to officers, the man forced the victim into a secluded area in the 700 block of Saluda Street around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday.

During the incident, the victim also suffered significant facial injuries after the suspect hit her several times. As a result, the female received medical treatment.

News 19 spoke with several women about safety in Five Points.

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