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copslapper(KTVI) – A California woman is behind bars for assaulting a police officer.  And the reason she gave for slapping a cop was pretty shocking.

The woman told police she needed to quit smoking.  She was immediately arrested after hitting the cop and told the officer she waited outside the county jail for hours so she could assault a police officer and get locked up so she’s be forced to stop smoking cigarettes.