California woman slaps officer to quit smoking

Woman said it was part of plan

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A California woman decided to quit smoking cold turkey by coldcocking a cop.

A Sacramento County Deputy said he was walking out of a jailhouse when a woman came up and hit him.

31-year-old Etta Lopez was immediately arrested, but said it was all part of a plan.

She allegedly admitted to sitting in front of the jail for hours, waiting to be thrown in jail so she'd be forced to stop smoking cigarettes.

Lopez was charged with assaulted an officer.

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