Man charged in April attack on greenway near NCSU Centennial Campus

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Wednesday, June 21, 2023
Person attacked on greenway near NC State Centennial Campus
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Police said they responded to an assault on the trail off of Lake Wheeler Road on Saturday morning.

RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) -- Raleigh Police have made an arrest in an April case where a person was attacked on the Walnut Creek Trail Greenway.

On Wednesday, police said Jeremy Ryan Pittman, 28, was arrested and charged with assault by strangulation and second-degree kidnapping.

The assault was reported on the morning of April 22 on the trail off Lake Wheeler Road near North Carolina State University's Centennial Campus.

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Raleigh Police Department

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Police did not specify whether the victim was a man or a woman.

Pittman was arrested at his Raleigh home.

Anyone with further information about this case can call (919) 996-1193.

NOTE: Video is from a previous report.