LAFAYETTE, La. - Clad in a festive costume, a man was arrested in a traffic stop on suspicion of being intoxicated, according to Lafayette police.
Lafayette police said a man, identified as 34-year-old Brandon Touchet, was dressed as "Buddy the Elf" from the popular Christmas movie "Elf" when he was pulled over in a traffic stop about 2:35 a.m. Tuesday. He was pulled over when officers said he was going 60 mph in a 40 mph speed zone, WDSU News reported.
According to police, Touchet couldn't keep his balance after getting out of his vehicle.