Woman Allegedly Slaps Deputy To Kick A Habit

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(Sacramento, Ca.) A California woman is facing some serious charges for allegedly slapping an officer. Deputies said she admitted to doing it on purpose.

Investigators said Etta Lopez admitted to waiting outside of the jail for hours with the intent of assaulting an officer.

The 31-year-old woman told deputies she wanted to get arrested and put in jail so she would be forced to stop smoking cigarettes.

The deputy said in his more than 30 years inf law enforcement, he has never been assaulted like this before or for that alleged reason.