Frankfort man assaults officers after being caught snorting cocaine


LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – A Frankfort man who allegedly snorted cocaine in a Lafayette bar and kicked an officer in the face is now facing charges.

According to court documents, Tyler Williams, 25, was at the Biltmore Tap Room Thursday morning when Lafayette police were trying to locate him.

Officers say they saw Williams snorting a substance off one of the tables that later tested positive for cocaine. When officers went to arrest Williams, he put his feet against a squad car and pushed against officers. At one point, he kicked an officer in the face. Officers said then a stun gun was used against Williams.

Williams is being charged with possession of cocaine, battery and resisting law enforcement. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, off topic, or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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