Naked man carrying bible apprehended by Hattiesburg police

Naked man carrying bible apprehended by Hattiesburg police

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.