NATCHITOCHES PARISH, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – A Natchitoches Parish man is facing charges after a traffic stop, accused of headbutting a deputy.
The Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office says it happened Thursday morning on Keyser Avenue when they pulled over Derrick Sawyer for a traffic violation.
Deputies say Sawyer gave them multiple fake names and eventually headbutted a deputy in the mouth.
Deputies say Sawyer has prior arrests of violence towards law enforcement officers.
The Deputy that was headbutted was taken to a local orthodontist office for x-rays of his mouth where it was learned he had some fractured teeth.
Sawyer is being held without bond.