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NEWORLEANS-- A taxi cab inspector wanted by police after he allegedly slammed a tour guide up against a car for refusing to give up her permit has been booked, according to the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office website.

Walton Joiner, who has been wanted since Tuesday, was booked with simple battery Friday around 11 a.m., according to the website for the sheriff's office.

Joiner was supposed to turn himself into police, but never showed, and was suspended following the altercation.

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