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March 11, 2013

Cops: Naked Altoona man chased car

ALTOONA — Police say a man was high on the synthetic stimulant known as bath salts when he was naked and chased a car down the street.

Online court records don’t list an attorney for 35-year-oild Douglas Leary III, of Altoona, who was arrested after a woman in the car called 911 to report the man’s behavior early Saturday morning.

Court records show Leary faces a preliminary hearing April 10 on charges including indecent exposure, open lewdness and resisting arrest.

Altoona police say Leary told them he was high on the drug, also known as MDPV or Blizzard, as they fought to control him.

Leary was treated at a hospital emergency room before he was released.

 

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