Police search for man on aggravated assault charges

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The Hattiesburg Police Department are looking for a man on aggravated assault charges.

According to officials, 54-year-old Michael Reid Maddocks intentionally rammed his SUV into a motorcycle carrying a man and woman.

The incident happened Friday night at the intersection of Highway 49 and North 31st avenue.

Authorities said the incident resulted in the assault started earlier in the evening with a verbal altercation in the 3200 block of Lakeview road.

The injuries to the woman on the motorcycle were serious enough that she had to be airlifted to UMC.

Crime Stoppers ask if anyone knows of Maddocks Whereabouts contact 582-STOP.

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