2 accused of sexually assaulting woman jogger near light rail

Men charged with sexually assaulting jogger

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Police arrested two men who reportedly sexually assaulted a woman jogger near a light rail in Charlotte Wednesday.

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, 22-year-old Tyler Macieira and 23-year-old Sterling Foreman were arrested in the incident.

Police say the two men approached a woman who was jogging near the light rail on Bland Street Wednesday around 7 p.m. The two men reportedly sexually assaulted the woman.

Officers in the Central Division arrested two men for their involvement in a sexual assault case. Officer Blake Page gives more information about this incident in this video.

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Around 30 minutes after this incident, police say the same two suspects approached a man with a gun, and one of them identified himself as a police officer.

The man told police about the incident and the two men were arrested.

Foreman was charged with sexual battery, assault and impersonating a law enforcement officer, while Macieira was charged with sexual battery.

No further information was released.

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