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New York Resident Arrested After Bizarre Incident in Ohio County

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DALLAS PIKE -

A man from New York was arrested Monday after a bizarre incident at the Dallas Pike truck stop in Ohio County.

Sheriff's Deputies say they received several calls that Keith Vazques, 49, had barricaded himself in the ladies' restroom Monday afternoon.

According to the criminal complaint filed in Magistrate Court, deputies found Vazques walking towards a wooded area while they were responding to the calls. The complaint says Vazques became argumentative when deputies approached him.

The complaint also states that Vazques attempted to fight deputies when they tried to search him for weapons.

Vazques was arrested and charged with assault on a police officer and obstructing an officer. He was lodged in the Northern Regional Jail and his bail was set at $7,500.