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Man accused of throwing prosthetic leg at police

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Joseph Hudson (Photo from Metro PD) Joseph Hudson (Photo from Metro PD)
NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

A man is accused of throwing his prosthetic leg at police in Nashville.

Police say Joseph Hudson was in the middle of a sidewalk and yelling at the people walking by.

Officers say they went up to him two different times and asked him to move.

Hudson allegedly started swearing at the officers, then removed his prosthetic leg and chucked it at police. Police say he then took off his shoe and threw it.

Hudson is facing charges of disorderly conduct and public intoxication.

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