Thibodaux man arrested for unlawful use of 911

Thibodaux man arrested for unlawful use of 911
(Source: Thibodaux Police)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -A Thibodaux man was arrested for the unlawful use of 911.

According to Thibodaux Police, officers were conducting a traffic stop on a vehicle for an equipment and moving violation in the 300 block of Lagarde Street.

Police say Bryce Quanstrom sprinted toward the traffic stop shirtless.

Officers said Quanstrom was not in the vehicle during the traffic stop. He was later identified as the owner of the car in the traffic stop.

According to the report, Quanstrom was agitated when officers told him to stay back.

Quanstrom then threatened to call 911 on the officers, according to police.

The officers explained to Quanstrom the ramification if he called 911 for a non-emergency.

According to the report, Quanstrom ignored the officers and called 911. He was arrested and continued to shout profanities and pull away from police, according to police.

Quanstrom was transported to the Lafourche Parish Correctional Complex, where he later posted bond.

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