Smoker assaulted cop to kick her habit
ETTA Lopez, 31, assaulted a Sacramento police officer as part of her steps to stop smoking.
Deputy Matt Campoy tells us:
“It was totally unprovoked. All of a sudden she stepped into me and slapped me in the face.”
An expert in the form of Kimberly Bankston-Lee, of the anti-smoking group Breathe California adds:
“If it led somebody to doing something like that to quit, that lets us know in the community that we have a real problem.”
Indeed. Time to ease up on the anti-smoking routine. It’s driving people nuts…