Naked LaPorte man seen running down the street gets arrested


By: Jon Zimney

A LaPorte man was arrested after an officer saw him running down a residential street in the nude.

Cecil Roach Jr., 45, was spotted around 5 a.m. Friday, July 3, running naked in the 200 block of First Street, according to WNDU.

When the officer caught up to him, Roach explained he was locked out of his home, WNDU reported.

Roach was not able to give police an accurate address for his home. He was arrested on preliminary charges of public nudity and public intoxication, both misdemeanors.