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Intoxicated Driver Arrested After Attempting to Strike Officers With Vehicle

Jan 17, 2022 04:08PM ● By Staff Writer
Lafayette Police arrested, Dominque Mills 29, of Carencro, La.  On January 16, 2022 Traffic Investigators were working a crime scene in the 2600 block of Ambassador Caffery of a hit and run involving a pedestrian.  Ms. Mills disobeyed the barricaded crime scene and drove through it with her vehicle at a high rate of speed towards officers.  Officers had to leap out of the path of Ms. Mills’ vehicle to avoid being struck.  Ms. Mills was arrested and booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center on the following charges, two counts of attempted murder of a police officer, reckless operation of a motor vehicle and OWI-second offense.