Dressed Like A Cop; She Should Have Listened To The Real Ones!
JASPER (NNDC) – A local woman dressed as a cop for Halloween was arrested early Saturday morning after she did not heed the advice of actual police officers
Taken into custody was 21 year old Kayla Schmitt of Ireland.
Jasper police officers were called to a report of an intoxicated woman walking along south Clay Street near Ruxer Golf Course at about 3:30AM.
JPD says officers arrived, they came upon a friend who was trying to get Schmitt to accept a ride after leaving nearby JRs Bar
JPD says Schmitt refused the offer several times saying she wanted to walk on her own to Huntingburg.
Jasper police officers also advised Schmidt to accept the ride but she continued to refuse the offer and continued to walk south on Clay Street.
Officers determined Schmidt was intoxicated and that her costume was not adequate enough for the weather conditions overnight saying she posed a danger to herself and to others.
JPD says Schmitt’s blood alcohol content tested .095%.Schmidt was taken into custody charged with misdemeanor public intoxication.