Hackberry man arrested for attempted murder of a sheriff’s deputy

Hackberry man arrested for attempted murder of a sheriff’s deputy
(Source: KPLC)

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - A Hackberry man has been arrested after allegedly trying to kill a Cameron Parish Sheriff’s deputy on the night of Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019.

According to the Cameron Parish Sheriff’s Office, a deputy was pursing Timothy Raffield, 64, when the suspect crashed his vehicle.

Deputies say that Raffield then fired on the deputy with a shotgun.

The deputy was not hurt and Raffield later surrendered.

Raffield was arrested for the attempted murder of a police officer.

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