Suspect on the loose after attacking woman at her home

By Nikki Henderson |

Published 06/16 2014 10:05AM

Updated 06/16 2014 10:15AM

A search is underway for a man who allegedly attacked a woman inside her home in south Shreveport.

The incident happened shortly before 11 p.m. Sunday in the 9400 block of Boxwood Dr.

The woman told police she was returning home when a man she recently met approached her and forced her inside her house at gunpoint.

Once inside the woman and the suspect got into a struggle. When she managed to hit the suspect with a blunt object and he then fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a white male, standing 5' 11" tall, weighing 200 lbs. with a muscular build.  He is believed to be driving a newer model black Dodge pick- up truck. 

Anyone with information about this suspect is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373.

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