- Written by Steve Frank
Two weeks ago, June 11th, Boone Police received a report of a sexual assault from a 22-year-old Appalachian State University student. The victim reported she was assaulted by an acquaintance and the incident occurred at an off-campus location. It was last Friday, June 20th that Boone Police arrested Samuel Sam Wayne Luellen, 24 , of Boone. Mr. Luellen, also an Appalachian State University student, was charged with one count of Felony Second Degree Rape and was taken before a Watauga County Magistrate, where he was placed under a $125,000 secured bond and assigned a court date of July 30th.