Arrested: Lawton man accused of assaulting sister, threatening others

Arrested: Lawton man accused of assaulting sister, threatening others

LAWTON, Okla._A Lawton man, accused of assaulting his sister and pointing a shotgun at two women, has been arrested.

On Sunday, police say Erick Ybarra attacked his sister at his home on Southwest "I" Avenue, hitting her and slamming her head on the concrete. When she got away from the assault, police say she flagged down two people driving by to ask them to call for police.

They say that while the Good Samaritans made the call, Ybarra approached them, taking aim with his shotgun. The three drove off to a nearby gas station and waited for police.

Officers found Ybarra at his home and placed him under arrest.