Posted: Feb 5, 2013 2:53 PM by Brian Waldrep
Updated: Feb 5, 2013 2:53 PM
Source: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office
DONALDSONVILLE - A man accused of forcing his way into his girlfriend's home in Ascension Parish, then attacking her, is on the run this afternoon.
Deputies say Romel Julien, of Donaldsonville, got into a fight with his girlfriend when she was able to get away and dial 911.
Julien then went to his trunk of his car and pulled out an AK-47, then ran into the woods to hide th gun.
He then returned empty handed, and fled the scene in a green older model Oldsmobile Delta 88.
Deputies found the gun in a neighbors shed nearby.
Julien is a convicted felon who is currently on parole and has a criminal history of physical violence, drugs, and theft.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office.