Traffic stop leads to injured officer and an arrest

Leif Haslag, 31, of Loose Creek was taken to the Osage County Jail after resisting arrest

The Osage County Sheriff's Department and Linn Police say a Loose Creek man is behind bars after a traffic stop.

Thirty-one-year-old Leif Haslag was pulled over Wednesday on Hwy 50 near Osage County Road 301.

During the stop, Haslag assaulted officers and resisted arrest.

One officer suffered minor injuries.

Haslag was arrested for possession of meth, drug paraphernalia, possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, assault on a law enforcement officer, and resisting arrest.

Deputies transported Haslag to the Osage County Jail, where he was booked and held on a twenty-four hour hold, pending charges. Haslag was out on parole for stealing charges.