Adrian James Ford, of Lebeau, has been arrested after authorities received a complaint that he struck a woman in the head several times with a hammer.
According to authorities, the victim says Ford threatened her life several times and attempted to rape her. A warrant was issued for Ford for attempted second degree murder, sexual battery, and attempted aggravated rape.
Ford eventually turned himself in to Louisiana State Police and was taken into custody without incident. He is currently being held at the St. Landry Parish Jail with no bond.