Police: Man choked victim while she drove car

Police: Man choked victim while she drove car

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Police need help locating a suspect wanted for aggravated assault with a firearm and domestic violence.

Investigators say Daniel Brumfield, 21, and the victim got into an argument while traveling along Dwyer Road in New Orleans East just after 2 p.m. last Monday. The argument escalated when Brumfield allegedly began choking the victim as she was driving. Police say he then pulled out a gun and pointed it at the victim. She  stopped the car and then took off running.

According to a news release, Brumfield drove off in the car, which police later found at the victim's home.

If you know have information about the incident, or know Brumfield's whereabouts, you're urged to call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111. You can also submit an anonymous tip online at www.crimstoppersgno.org.

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