Merryville man booked on list of charges after traffic stop

BEAUREGARD PARISH -- A 44-year-old Merryville man is facing a slew of charges following a traffic stop.

According to the Beauregard Parish Sheriff's Office, 44-year-old Dean Davis was arrested July 7, booked on reckless operation, driving under suspension, aggravated flight from an officer and simple criminal damage to property following a stop for a minor traffic violation.

Authorities say Davis left his vehicle and fled into the woods. He was later taken into custody without incident.

Authorities say Davis was also booked on impersonating a police officer after he was found in possession of an official police badge.

He was booked on $160,000 bond.

(Note: Photo of Dean Davis provided by the BPSO)
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Topics : Law_Crime
Location : Merryville
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