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Greenwood man charged with criminal sexual conduct after assault at frat party

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UPDATED JANUARY 24, 9:15PM- Both the accused and the victim have now been identified as Lander University students.

A young woman is recovering after an assault, and the man responsible charged after a January 17 incident, Fox Carolina reported January 24.

Hunter Garrett Coker, 21, was charged with second-degree criminal sexual conduct from an assault which allegedly took place at an ATO fraternity party earlier this month. According to a police report, the victim became separated from her friends. Coker approached the young woman and offered to bring them to her.

According to the incident report, Coker begged to see the young woman's breast, and sexually assaulted her when she denied his request. The victim completed a sexual assault evidence collection kit while at Self Regional Healthcare.

§ 16-3-653. Criminal sexual conduct in the second degree is described as

(1) A person is guilty of criminal sexual conduct in the second degree if the actor uses aggravated coercion to accomplish sexual battery.
(2) Criminal sexual conduct in the second degree is a felony punishable by imprisonment for not more than twenty years according to the discretion of the court.

This latest sexual assault should remind young women to protect themselves at college get-togethers.
*Don't participate in chugging contests or binge drinking-70% of rape victims report being drunk
*If you do drink, never leave your drink unattended
*Always stay close to friends
*Try not to walk alone, especially at night

Boston.com reports that 1 in 5 women in college have been the victim of a sexual assault.

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