FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WTVD) -- An investigation is underway in Fayetteville after a girl told deputies that she had been abducted while walking in her neighborhood.
The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office said deputies were initially dispatched for an "urgent well-being check" near Waldos Beach Road in Fayetteville around 4:45 p.m.
On arrival, the child told deputies she had been abducted while walking in her nearby neighborhood. Authorities said she was unable to go into detail about the incident other than saying that she had been tied up and assaulted.
The girl was taken to Cape Fear Valley Hospital where she is currently being treated.
There are no details on a suspect at this time.
Anyone with information on the case is asked to contact the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office at (910) 323-1500, (910) 677-5433 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-8477.
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