Tangipahoa authorities searching for man accused of raping a woman in August _lowres

Marcus J. Henderson

The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking the public to help find a man accused of raping a woman.

On Aug. 25, Marcus J. Henderson, 34, of East Park Avenue in Hammond, allegedly entered the home of a friend and forced her to have sex with him “while in the presence of a loaded handgun,” according to a Friday news release . He is now wanted on one count of aggravated rape. Anyone with information may call Crime Stoppers at (800) 554-5245.