Naked man holds Bible while slapping police officer in middle of the street


Semi-naked man (illustration) 
By: Wayne Morin

A naked man was arrested on a charge of indecent exposure after allegedly slapping a police officer in middle if the street, according to police in Nebraska.

Lincoln police said that they have arrested the 31-year-old man, who was not identified, after being seen standing naked in middle of the street while holding a Bible.

The man was charged with assault on an officer, indecent exposure and disturbing the peace. He was taken to a hospital for a mental evaluation before being taken to jail.

According to the criminal complaint, several people called the police to report that a naked man was holding a bible and shouting in the middle of the street.

After police officers arrived at the scene, the 31-year-old man began shouting obscenities at them. When they tried to arrest him, he dropped to the ground and started doing push ups.

He then slapped one of the officers.