(Scroll down for video) A man who shares a name with the president of Russia, was arrested after screaming at employees of a Publix supermarket, according to police in Florida.
West Palm Beach said that they have arrested 48-year-old Vladimir Putin, after being accused of staying in the supermarket despite being ordered to leave.
Putin has been charged with trespassing and resisting an officer without violence. He was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail, and his bail has been set at $1,000.
According to the police investigation, Putin entered the Publix supermarket located on Rosemary Avenue near Fern Street, and got into a shouting match with employees.
He was told to leave, but he refused. The manager called police, who arrived at the scene and ordered Putin to leave. When he ignored the officers, he was arrested.
Initially, Putin resisted arrest, but he eventually gave up and complied with police.
BREAKING: Vladimir Putin has been arrested. pic.twitter.com/PVu1FJNc6Z— Eric Hoteham (@erichoteham) August 30, 2016