North Carolina man arrested for attempted sexual assault

Cherokee County Detectives have charged a North Carolina man with Burglary 1st Degree and Assault with Intent to Commit Criminal Sexual Conduct in the 1st Degree.

Brian Keith Calvert, age 31, of 101 Whipperwill Court, Grover N.C. is charged by Detective David Oglesby with breaking into the home of a Blacksburg woman and attempting to assault her on September 17 at 3:00am.

The suspect fled after the woman awoke and was tracked to a nearby house by the Sheriff's Office Bloodhound Team where he was arrested.

Calvert is being held in the Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing.