A Lafayette man faces a charge of battery after he allegedly became combative with EMS paramedics who were trying to help him.
Lafayette Police Corporal Bridgette Dugas said 35-year-old Korey James Brown was being transported to a local hospital for medical reasons when the incident occurred.
He was arrested and charged with battery of ER personnel.
Brown was transported to the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center and has a bond of $2500.
No serious injuries were reported.