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Naked man carrying bible apprehended by Hattiesburg police

Video screen grab of a man walking naked down a street in Hattiesburg Video screen grab of a man walking naked down a street in Hattiesburg
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - An unidentified man was spotted walking along a Hattiesburg road naked carrying a bible Monday afternoon.

According to Lt. Jon Traxler, Hattiesburg Police Department's Public Information Officer, the man was walking on Hutchinson Avenue near Hattiesburg High School around 1:30 p.m. 

Police were dispatched to the scene where they took the man into custody near Hardy Street. 

Traxler said the man was taken to a local hospital for observation. 

No charges have been filed.

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