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Monroe man accused of running down ex-girlfriend

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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Monroe Police are looking for a suspect accused of intentionally trying to run over his girlfriend on Christmas Day.

Monroe Police responded to a reported assault in the 700 Block of Winnsboro Road at 5:00 PM Christmas Day. The investigation revealed a vehicle driven by Michael Wilson of Monroe was intentionally driven across a parking lot of a business where it struck his ex-girlfriend. 

The female victim was standing when hit. She was taken to the hospital where she is being treated for injuries.  She is expected to recover.  Wilson fled the scene. Witnesses at the scene identified Wilson as the driver of the vehicle and provided information that showed the assault was done intentionally. 

An arrest warrant has been obtained for Wilson for Attempted 2nd Degree Murder with bond set at $80,000. Anyone with information about Wilson's whereabouts is urged to contact the Monroe Police Department at 318.329.2600 or Crimestoppers at 318.388.2274. 

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