NOPD searching for man accused of trying to strangle, drown ex-girlfriend

NOPD searching for man accused of trying to strangle, drown ex-girlfriend

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is searching for a man accused of trying to drown and strangle his ex-girlfriend.

Police say the incident happened in a home in the 600 block East Hermes Street.

According to the victim, she and her ex-boyfriend, later identified as 29-year-old Kenneth Dalcour, were involved in an argument when it turned physical. During the fight, Dalcour attempted to drown and strangle the woman in her bathroom. The woman managed to get away from Dalcour and flee the scene.

Police are currently searching for Dalcour. Once arrested he will be booked with attempted murder.

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