Lafayette Man Charged For Threatening Insurance Salesman
St. Mary Parish Sheriff's deputies say 36-year-old Hodges Matthews of Lafayette was arrested yesterday afternoon on several charges after he was accused of threatening an insurance salesman.
Police say that Matthews was charged with the following:
- Simple Assault
- Four counts of resisting an officer
- Battery of a police officer
Police say Matthews was approached on Friendship Alley, but he fled.
Deputies say they later caught up to Matthews who they say admitted to threatening the individual.