A Gastonia man has been charged with indecent exposure after allegedly running naked though his neighborhood on Thursday morning, reports the Gaston Gazette.
Joshua William Farmer, 34, of Whitson Road, faces an additional charged of resisting public officers, according to the Gaston County Jail records.
Farmer was spotted running naked about a block from his home in the Gardner Park neighborhood of Gastonia around 8 a.m. Thursday, the Gazette reported.
When approached by police on Treasure Lane, he allegedly took a swing at officers, the Gazette said. Officers apprehended him and took him to a hospital. He was charged after being released on an unsecured bond of $2,500, jail records show.
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Officials suspected Farmer was intoxicated, the Gaston Gazette reported. However, he was not charged with public intoxication.