SBI To Investigate Complaint At Elizabeth City State University

State agents are investigating a complaint of witness intimidation and obstruction of justice at Elizabeth City State University.

The Daily Advance of Elizabeth City reports ( ) that the State Bureau of Investigation is looking into allegation surrounding a sexual battery incident at a dorm room at Butler Hall.

Anthony Butler Jr. has been charged in the incident. He was a temporary residence security officer and volunteer women's basketball coach.

University of North Carolina System spokeswoman Joni Worthington says officials were told of the complaint about how the university handled the incident and sent it along to state law enforcement agencies.