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Suspect Wanted by NOPD for Aggravated Assault, Domestic Abuse Battery

by Aaron E. Looney

April 13, 2020

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Assault/Battery, Fourth District

Suspect Wanted by NOPD for Aggravated Assault, Domestic Abuse Battery

The NOPD has obtained an arrest warrant for Jason Williams (pictured, DOB: 04-05-1985) in the investigation of an aggravated assault and domestic battery incident that occurred on February 16, 2020 in the 3300 block of Garden Oaks Drive.

At about 1:00 p.m., Williams was reportedly involved in a physical altercation with the victim. The suspect allegedly struck the victim multiple times in the face and body with a closed fist. Additionally, the suspect reportedly strangled the victim to the point where the victim nearly lost consciousness. During the altercation, the suspect also allegedly swung a large kitchen knife at the victim multiple times.

When located, Williams will be arrested for aggravated assault and for domestic abuse battery by strangulation.

Anyone with information regarding this incident or on the whereabouts of this wanted suspect is asked to contact NOPD Fourth District detectives at 504-658-6040, or to call anonymously to Crimestoppers of Greater New Orleans at 504-822-1111 or toll-free at 1-877-903-STOP.