WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Wilmington Police are investigating a rape that took place in downtown Wilmington Saturday night.
According to police, the incident happened around 11:00 p.m. near the 100 block of Princess Street.
Preliminary reports say the victim was drinking and bar hopping with friends, but left her friends after meeting a man at a bar. Authorities say that's when the rape happened.
The victim was taken to the hospital.