Iberia Parish Sheriff's Deputies were called out to Bourque Road Friday night about a battery.

Police say the 64-year-old victim was at her home when she thought she heard gunshots at her neighbor's home.

She went to that home and was confronted by 39-year-old Tad Duhon.

She says Duhon hit her above her left eye with the gun he was holding, and then he ran away.

Deputies found Duhon a short tme later after he was involved in a traffic crash and taken to the hospital for treatment.

Duhon was arrested on a charge aggravated second degree battery.