Woman sexually assaulted by a pretend cop
The U.S. Department of Justice’s National Crime Victimization Survey reports every two minutes, someone in the United States is sexually assaulted. A new victim was added to those statistics Wednesday night in the Gainesville area. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports on the sexual assault that took place near the 3900 block of Southwest 24th Avenue.
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