It happened Saturday around 10:30 p.m. when a 24-year-old female told police she was raped by an unknown suspect.
The suspect, driving a tan four-door vehicle, allegedly drove the victim to the 400 block of Pelt Drive, where the rape was reported to have occurred.
The suspect is described as a black male, in his early forties with stocky build, and approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall.
At this time, detectives do not believe the suspect is connected to previous sexual assaults reported to the Fayetteville Police Department.
Anyone with information about the assault is asked to contact police at (910) 433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at (910) 483-8477.