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.