CAMERON, La. (AP) — A Louisiana man has been arrested after allegedly trying to kill a Cameron Parish sheriff’s deputy.
KPLC-TV reports the Cameron Parish Sheriff’s Office says a deputy was pursuing 64-year-old Timothy Raffield, of Hackberry, on Wednesday night when the man crashed his vehicle.
Deputies say Raffield then fired on the deputy with a shotgun.
The deputy was not hurt and Raffield later surrendered.
Raffield was arrested on a charge of attempted murder of a police officer.
It was unknown if he has an attorney who could speak on his behalf.
Information from: KPLC-TV, http://kplctv.com