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Naked man steals government truck and sets it on fire

By Mason White 10:21 AM July 28, 2015
Jacob Sandoval 

By: Tanya Malhotra
A naked man was arrested on a charge of arson after allegedly stealing a government truck and setting it on fire, police in Texas said.

Austin police said that they have arrested 32-year-old Jacob Sandoval, after being accused of stealing a Public Works vehicle and setting it on fire.

According to the police investigation, Sandoval was driving a white van with the Public Works tag placed on its side. The vehicle was later identified as stolen through the Lewisville Police Department.

A witness told police that Sandoval parked the truck and then set it on fire in front of an apartment complex. Sandoval was booked into the Travis County Jail.

He was charged with arson and unauthorized use of a vehicle and his bail was set at $10,000. Police said that Sandoval had an outstanding arrest warrant from another state.