Slidell police confirmed that NOPD officer Daniel Frazher was arrested in Slidell at 1303 Town Center Parkway for disturbing the peace, battery on a police officer and resisting an officer.
NOPD issued a press release Friday morning regarding the incident:
“An NOPD officer has been terminated after he was arrested by the Slidell Police Department in Slidell on Tuesday night.
“Officer Daniel Frazher, formerly assigned to the Eighth District, was arrested Tuesday night by the Slidell Police Department after he became aggressive toward officers who attempted to detain him while responding to a call in the 1300 block of Town Center Blvd.
“Frazher, who was intoxicated, is accused of becoming aggressive, striking one of the officers with his head, causing a contusion to the officer’s lip.
“Frazher currently faces charges of battery of a police Officer, resisting arrest, and disturbing the peace by public intoxication.
“Frazher was placed on immediate suspension after the incident and is now no longer employed by the New Orleans Police Department.”