The victim reported a man drove up to her on Person St. Sunday around 11 p.m. and pointed a gun at her.
The man then forced her into his faded red 1990s Mercury Cougar.
The woman was driven to another location and sexually assaulted. After the assault, the woman was able to get away.
The incident happened Oct. 30. It was reported to police Nov. 2.
The suspect is described as Hispanic, clean shaven, approximately 5' 5", and 200 lbs.
Anyone with information is asked to call Fayetteville Special Victims Unit at (910) 433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).