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Sulphur police searching for 'armed and dangerous' man in connection with assault on Lori Lane

William Michael Tibbits (Source: Sulphur Police) William Michael Tibbits (Source: Sulphur Police)
SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) -

The Sulphur Police Department is searching for an "armed and dangerous" man on the run following an assault on Lori Lane Tuesday night, according to Mel Estess, Sulphur police spokesperson . 

Sulphur police was dispatched to Lori Lane for a disturbance, Estess says. 

Estess says William Michael Tibbits attempted to force his way inside of a residence and was unable to get inside. The victim met Tibbits outside and an argument ensued.

Tibbits then pulled out a handgun and pointed it at the victim, hit her in the head, and ran away on foot, Estess says. 

Estess asks anyone with information to contact Sulphur police at 337-527-4550. 

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