A woman claims she was raped inside a vehicle, parked inside a church parking lot in Pitt County.
The Pitt County Sheriff's Office says It happened early Sunday morning on Reedy Branch Road.
The victim told authorities she met the man at a local establishment Saturday night. According to detectives, she got in his vehicle and the two drove off.
Detectives say the victim claimed he parked inside the Seventh Day Adventist Church parking lot and sexually assaulted her. The woman was left on the side of the road and walked to the nearest house for help.
Pitt County investigators say they have leads and are working on a possible arrest.